Literature and its times. Supplement 1 profiles of notable literary works and the historical events that influenced them
Title
Literature and its times. Supplement 1 profiles of notable literary works and the historical events that influenced them

ISBN
9781414435725

Publication Information
Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2003.

Physical Description
1 online resource (2 v.) : ill.

Contents
pt. 1. Ancient times to the Harlem renaissance (Beginnings-1920s) -- pt. 2. The great depression and the New Deal to future times, (1930s-).

Subject Term
Literature and history.
 
History in literature.
 
World history in literature.
 
Literature -- History and criticism.
 
Classical literature -- History and criticism.
 
Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism.
 
European literature -- Renaissance, 1450-1600 -- History and criticism.
 
European literature -- 17th century.
 
European literature -- 18th century.
 
European literature -- 19th century.
 
European literature -- 20th century.
 
American literature -- 19th century.
 
American literature -- 20th century.
 
American literature -- African American authors.

Added Author
Moss, Joyce, 1951-

Added Corporate Author
Gale Group.

More Information
http://link.galegroup.com/apps/pub/1TWC/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=washingtoncol

Summary
Provides the historical background of the most-studied novels, plays, poems, speeches and short stories. Entries examine both the historical setting of the literary work and the historical events taking place at the time the work was written.


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