America and the Americans

Author: Price Collier

Publisher: Applewood Books


Category: Travel

Page: 312

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This scarce antiquarian book is included in our special Legacy Reprint Series. In the interest of creating a more extensive selection of rare historical book reprints, we have chosen to reproduce this title even though it may possibly have occasional imperfections such as missing and blurred pages, missing text, poor pictures, markings, dark backgrounds and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as a part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature.

America, and the Americans

Author: James Boardman

Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC


Category: History

Page: 446

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An Englishman travels through New York and elsewhere in the Mid-Atlantic, heading north to Canada. Boardman discusses history, politics, manners, and church-related matters.

America and Americans, and Selected Nonfiction

Author: John Steinbeck

Publisher: Viking Press


Category: Fiction

Page: 429

View: 227

Presents the author's last published work, accompanied by his newspaper articles that inspired "The Grapes of Wrath," his writings on San Francisco, Monterey, and other locations, and his reflections on such friends as Henry Ford, Robert Capa, and Ed Ricketts.

America and the Americans

Notions Picked Up

Author: James Fenimore Cooper



Category: United States


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America, and the Americans ...

Author: James Boardman

Publisher: London : Printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longman


Category: Atlantic States

Page: 430

View: 254

America and Americans and Selected Nonfiction

Author: John Steinbeck

Publisher: Penguin


Category: Literary Collections

Page: 448

View: 202

More than four decades after his death, John Steinbeck remains one of the nation's most beloved authors. Yet few know of his career as a journalist who covered world events from the Great Depression to Vietnam. Now, this distinctive collection offers a portrait of the artist as citizen, deeply engaged in the world around him. In addition to the complete text of Steinbeck's last published book, America and Americans, this volume brings together for the first time more than fifty of Steinbeck's finest essays and journalistic pieces on Salinas, Sag Harbor, Arthur Miller, Woody Guthrie, the Vietnam War and more. This edition is edited by Steinbeck scholar Susan Shillinglaw and Steinbeck biographer Jackson J. Benson. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Dickens on America and the Americans

Author: Michael Slater



Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 258

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This celebrated and fully illustrated work brings Dickens into close focus as a key commentator on America. He turns his satiric pen on 19th-century American society during his visits in 1842 and 1867-68.

America and Americans in Australia

Author: David Mosler

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group


Category: History

Page: 204

View: 847

A Limey and a Yank who have both gone native down under analyze the particularities of American immigration after World War II and the general context in which the migrations of tens of thousands of people took place. They create a holistic picture of the pattern by integrating individual experience