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The Modernist Period 1900-1945 : English literature in its historical, cultural and social contexts

Author: Patrick Lee-Browne
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Facts On File, ©2003.
Series: Backgrounds to English literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book surveys the historical, cultural, and social contexts for the Modernist period and discusses the works of Eliot, Lawrence, Joyce, and Yeats.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Lee-Browne
ISBN: 0816051291 9780816051298
OCLC Number: 223430289
Description: 96 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 27 cm.
Contents: v. 1. The Renaissance / Patrick Lee-Browne -- v. 2. The romantics / Neil King -- v. 3. The Victorians / Aidan Cruttenden -- v. 4. The modernist period -- v. 5. Post-war literature : 1945 to the present day.
Series Title: Backgrounds to English literature.
Responsibility: Patrick Lee-Browne.

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Covering the first half of the 20th century, this text explores the effect of two World Wars, an economic depression and the resulting uncertainty, desperation and cynicism on English literature,  Read more...

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..."effectively illustrates how history and literature are inexorably intertwined...This effective reference for high school reports combines information often found in multiple sources."

 
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