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The American tradition in literature (concise)

Author: George B Perkins; Barbara Perkins
Publisher: Boston : McGraw-Hill Higher Education, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 12th ed
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George B Perkins; Barbara Perkins
ISBN: 9780073384894 0073384895
OCLC Number: 226356700
Description: xxxiv, 2310 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, some color ; 23 cm
Contents: Exploration and the colonies 1492-1791 --
Native literature: the oral tradition --
Christopher Columbus (1451-1506) --
Giovanni da Verrazzano (1485?-1528) --
Alva Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (CA. 1490-CA. 1157) --
Richard Hakluyt (1552-1616) --
Samuel de Champlain (c. 1567-1635) --
John Smith (1580-1631) --
William Bradford (1590-1657) --
John Winthrop (1588-1657) --
Puritanism --
Anne Bradstreet (1612?-1672) --
Mary Rowlandson (1636?-1711) --
Edward Taylor (1642?-1729) --
Crosscurrents: puritans, indians, and witchcraft --
Cotton Mather (1663-1728) --
Mary Towne Easty (1634?-1692) --
Samuel Sewall (1652-1730) --
Cotton Mather (1663-1728) --
The South and the middle colonies --
William Byrd (1674-1744) --
John Woolman (1720-1772) --
St. Jean de Crèvecœur (1735-1813) --
Reason and revolution 1725-1800 --
Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) --
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) --
Thomas Paine (1737-1809) --
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) --
Olaudah Equiano (1745?-1797?) --
Phillis Wheatley (1753?-1784) --
Phillip Freneau (1752-1932) --
Crosscurrents: nature's plenty in the New World --
Francis Higginson (1586-1630) --
William Bartram (1739-1832) --
John James Audubon (1785-1851) --
Franics Parkman (1823-1893) --
The romantic temper --
Washington Irving (1783-1859) --
James Fenimore Cooper (1789-1851) --
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878) --
Red Jacket (C. 1752-1830). Crosscurrents: Romanticism and the American Indian --
Jane Johnston Schoolcraft [Bamewawagezhikaquay] (1800-1842) --
William Gilmore Simms (1806-1870) --
Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney (1791-1865) --
Romanticism at mid-century --
Edgar Allen Poe (1809-1849) --
Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) --
Herman Melville (1819-1891) --
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1801-1882) --
Margaret Fuller (1810-1850) --
Crosscurrents: transcendentalism, women, and social ideals --
Elizabeth Peabody (1804-1894) --
Charles Dickens (1812-1870) --
Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902) --
Sojourner Truth (CA. 1797-1883) --
Fanny Fern (1811-1872) --
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) --
The humanitarian sensibility and the inevitable conflict 1800-1870 --
Crosscurrents: slavery, the slave trade, and the Civil War --
Briton Hammon (fl. 1760) --
William Cushing (1732-1792) --
Alexander Falconbridge (1760-1792) --
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) --
Lydia Maria Child (1802-1880) --
Sarah Morgan (1842-1909) --
Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt (1836-1919) --
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) --
John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892) --
Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) --
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) --
Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896) --
Harriet Jacobs (1813-1897) --
Frederick Douglass (1817?-1895). Crosscurrents: faith and crisis --
Herman Melville (1819-1891) --
Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt (1836-1919) --
Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) --
An age of exploration 1865-1910 --
Pioneers of a new poetry --
Walt Whitman (1819-1892) --
Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) --
Crosscurrents: freedom in the gilded age --
Walt Whitman (1819-1892) --
Henry Adams (1838-1918) --
George Washington Cable (1844-1925) --
Booker T. Washington (1856-1915) --
Realism and naturalism 1880-1920 --
Mark Twain (1835-1910) --
William Dean Howells (1837-1920) --
Henry James (1843-1916) --
Bret Harte (1836-1902) --
Red Cloud (C. 1822-1909) --
Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins (1844-1891) --
Henry Adams (1838-1918) --
Sarah Orne Jewett (1849-1909) --
Kate Chopin (1851-1904) --
Mary E. Wilkins Freeman (1852-1930) --
Charles W. Chesnutt (1858-1932) --
Crosscurrents: prosperity and social justice at the turn of the century --
Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919) --
Stephen Crane (1871-1900) --
William Vaughn Moody (1869-1910) --
Zitkala-sa (1876-1938) --
W.E.B. du Bois (1868-1938) --
Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860-1935) --
Frank Norris (1870-1902) --
Stephen Crane (1871-1900) --
Edith Wharton (1862-1937) --
Theodore Dreiser (1871-1945) --
Jack London (1876-1916). Literary Renaissance 1910-1930 --
New directions: the first wave --
Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869-1935) --
Willa Cather (1873-1947) --
Robert Frost (1874-1963) --
Carl Sandburg (1878-1967) --
Sherwood Anderson (1876-1941) --
Susan Glaspell (1876?-1948) --
Ezra Pound (1885-1972) --
T.S. Eliot (1888-1965) --
Amy Lowell (1874-1925) --
Elinor Wylie (1885-1928) --
H.D. (Hilda Doolittle) (1886-1961) --
Poets of ideas and order --
Wallace Stevens (1879-1955) --
William Carlos Williams (1883-1963) --
Marianne Moore (1887-1972) --
Hart Crane (1899-1932) --
A literature of social and cultural challenge 1920-1945 --
Eugene O'Neill (1888-1953) --
Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962) --
Claude McKay (1889-1948) --
Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892-1950) --
E.E. Cummings (1894-1962) --
Crosscurrents: the jazz and the Harlem Renaissance --
James Weldon Johnson (1871-1938) --
Paul Robeson (1898-1976) --
Langston Hughes (1902-1967) --
St. James Infirmary Blues --
Langston Hughes (1902-1967) --
F. Scott Fitzgerald (1986-1940) --
John Dos Passos (1896-1970) --
William Faulkner (1987-1962) --
Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) --
Katherine Anne Porter (1890-1980) --
Richard Wright (1908-1960). The Second World War and its aftermath 1945-1975 --
Tennessee Williams (1911-1983) --
Crosscurrents: the age of anxiety: the beat generation and social responsibility --
Jack Kerouac (1922-1969) --
John Clellon Holmes (1926-1988) --
Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969) --
Rachel Carson (1904-1964) --
Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968) --
Theodore Roethke (1908-1963) --
Elizabeth Bishop (1911-1979) --
Czeslaw Milosz (1911-2004) --
Robert Hayden (1913-1980) --
John Berryman (1914-1972) --
Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000) --
Robert Lowell (1917-1977) --
Denise Levertov (1923-1977) --
Robert Bly (1926- ) --
Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997) --
Sylvia Plath (1932-1963) --
Amiri Baraka (1934- ) --
Eudora Welty (1909-2001) --
Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977) --
Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-1991) --
John Cheever (1912-1982) --
Ralph Ellison (1914-1994) --
Bernard Malamud (1914-1986) --
Saul Bellow (1915-2005) --
James Baldwin (1924-1987) --
Flannery O'Connor (1925-1964) --
John Barth (1930- ) --
John Updike (1932- ) --
Philip Roth (1933- ) --
Thomas Pynchon (1937- ). A century ends and a new millennium begins 1975-present --
Crosscurrents: what is an American? Freedom and responsibility --
Bob Dylan (1941- ) Norman Mailer (1923-2007) --
Betty Friedan (1921-2006) --
Tim O'Brien (1946- ) --
Al Gore, Jr. (1948- ) --
James Wright (1927-1980) --
James Merrill (1926-1980) --
John Ashbery (1927- ) --
Anne Sexton (1928-1974) --
Andrienne Rich (1929- ) --
Gary Snyder (1930- ) --
Mary Oliver (1935- ) --
Joseph Brodsky (1940-1996) --
Simon J. Ortiz (1941- ) --
Rita Dove (1952- ) --
Cathy Song (1955- ) --
Prose --
Joyce Carol Oates (1938- ) --
Toni Morrison (1931- ) --
Raymond Carver (1938-1988) --
Bobbie Ann Mason (1940- ) --
Bharati Mukherjee (1940- ) --
John Edgar Wideman (1941- ) --
Alice Walker (1944- ) --
Tim O'Brien (1946- ) --
Anne Beattie (1947- ) --
Amy Tan (1952- ) --
Louise Erdrich (1954- ) --
Sandra Cisneros (1954- ) --
Sherman Alexie (1966- ) --
Jhumpa Lahiri (1967- ) --
Edwidge Danticat (1969- ).
Responsibility: [edited by] George Perkins, Barbara Perkins.
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