American Ground: Vistas, Visions & Revisions - A Reader in American Studies

By: Fossum, Robert H.; Roth, John K. (Editor)

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Lightly rubbed. 1988 Trade Paperback. 415 pp. A collection of writings by American authors such as Thomas Paine, Thomas Jefferson, Alexis de Tocqueville, Walt Whitman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, William James, Edmund Wilson, W.E.B. DuBois, and Adrienne Rich. CONTENTS: Acknowledgments; Preface; Prologue: The Survey Begun; Part One: A New Commonwealth - Puritans and Rebels, The One and the Many; Part Two: Pluralistic Frontiers - The Dream of the West, Philosophical Frontiers; Part Three: Dreams of Success - Gilded Dreams, Disenchantment and Depression; Part Four: Irony in American Life - Some Dreams Deferred: Color and Gender, Where Have We Been? Where Are We Going?; Epilogue: The Survey - Finished?; Some Novels About American Ground.

Title: American Ground: Vistas, Visions & Revisions - A Reader in American Studies

Author: Fossum, Robert H.; Roth, John K. (Editor)

Categories: American, Literature, American, History,

Publisher: Paragon House: 1988

ISBN Number: 1557781141

ISBN Number 13: 9781557781147

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 1528004

Keywords: AMERICAN HISTORY AMERICANA WORLD LITERATURE,