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Mencken : the American iconoclast

Author: Marion Elizabeth Rodgers
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Computer file : English
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A towering figure on the American cultural landscape, H L Mencken stands out as one of the most influential writers and iconoclasts of the twentieth century. This biography talks about the prominent  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Ebook
Biography
Named Person: H L Mencken; H L Mencken
Document Type: Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marion Elizabeth Rodgers
ISBN: 9780195072389 0195072383
OCLC Number: 271656444
Awards: Winner of IndieFab awards (Biography) 2005
Commended for L.A. Times Book Prize (Biography) 2005
Description: ix, 662 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Marion Elizabeth Rodgers.

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To the immense credit of Marion Elizabeth Rodgers, this splendid new biography maintains an intelligent critical distance when it comes to Mencken's manifold complexities. More tellingly, Rodger's Read more...

 
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