|Statement||[by] Martin S. Day.|
|Series||A College course guide,, U21|
|LC Classifications||PS88 .D3|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||73088581|
A major new one-volume history of American literature from pre-Columbian times to the present. Extremely broad-ranging, taking in Native American, Anglo American, African American, Asian American This major new history of American literature from pre-Columbian times to the present is written in an informed but accessible style by one of the /5. A Brief History of American Literature offers students and general readers a concise and up-to-date history of the full range of American writing from its origins until the present day.; Represents the only up-to-date concise history of American literature Covers fiction, poetry, drama and non-fiction, as well as looking at other forms of literature including folktales, spirituals, the Cited by: 7. 1, books — 1, voters Latin American Fiction. books — voters. Literature has existed in the Americas for as long as the people who lived there have been telling stories. Native American cultures have a rich history of oral literature. Mayan books from as far back as the 5th century are known, and it is believed that the Maya started writing things down centuries before that. As a specific discipline viewed through the lens of European literature.
A brief history of American literature / Richard Gray. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (alk. paper) — ISBN (pbk.: alk. paper) 1. American literature—History and criticism. 2. United States—Literatures—History and criticism. I. Title. PSG –dc22 File Size: 7MB. The literature package includes all 12 works of American literature needed to complete Exploring America. The Scarlet Letter (Nathaniel Hawthorne) Narrative of the Life of David Crockett (David Crockett) Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Frederick Douglass) Uncle Tom's Cabin (Harriet Beecher Stowe) Co. Aytch (Sam Watkins). The history of American literature stretches across more than years. It can be divided into five major periods, each of which has unique characteristics, notable authors, and representative works. The first European settlers of North America wrote about their experiences starting in the s. This was the earliest American literature. Exploring America by Ray Notgrass is an American history high school curriculum. It provides one full-year of credit in American history, English (literature and composition), and Bible. Your high school student will gain a rich understanding of our nation's past by reading the history narrative and primary source documents, reading classic.
American History Reading List. American History Reading List. Scroll down to find the American History Reading List of the best books for kids & teens based on important people and events in a typical social studies curriculum. The book list includes both fiction & nonfiction and is organized chronologically.. The American History books are organized into 4 sections. Updated throughout and with much new material, A History of American Literature, Second Edition, is the most up-to-date and comprehensive survey available of the myriad forms of American Literature from pre-Columbian times to the present. The most comprehensive and up-to-date history of American literature available today. American Historical Literature. Sonlight's Literature moves roughly chronologically through American History. The books are in a variety of genres, including lyric poetry, short story, novella, novel, memoir, science fiction, historical fiction, and travelogue. A Brief History of American Literature offers students and general readers a concise and up-to-date history of the full range of American writing from its origins until the present day. • Represents the only up-to-date concise history of American literature • Covers fiction, poetry, drama and non-fiction, as well as looking at other forms of literature including folktales, .