9780131937925

Concise Anthology of American Literature

  • ISBN 13:

    9780131937925

  • ISBN 10:

    0131937928

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 01/01/2006
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Newer Edition

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Summary

This book contains selections from Volumes I and II of theAnthology of American Literature, Seventh Edition.Carefully selected works introduce readers to America's literary heritage, from the colonial times of William Bradford and Anne Bradstreet to the contemporary era of Saul Bellow and Toni Morrison.It provides a wealth of additional contextual information surrounding the readings as well as the authors themselves. An expanded chronological chart and interaction time line help readers associate literary works with historical, political, technological, and cultural developments. Other coverage includes a continued emphasis on cultural plurality, including the contributions to the American literary canon made by women and minority authors, and a reflection of the changing nature of the canon of American Literature.For anyone who likes to read the writings of American Literatureand wants to understand the connection between those words and their place in American history.

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