Books of American Miscellaneous Writings

Books of American Miscellaneous Writings

818. Books on American miscellaneous writings Further Reading: Carol Brightman Writing Dangerously: Mary McCarthy and Her World, 1992. Twentieth-century intellectual Mary McCarthy was an influential activist and writer known for her social and political commentary and...
Books on American Essays Written in English

Books on American Essays Written in English

814. American essays in English Further Reading Joan Didion The White Album, 1981. Through examining both personal, spiritual, and cultural upheavals of the time, Joan Didion examines the late 1960s and its effects on her psyche. Lee Gutkind and Hattie Fletcher, eds....
Books on American Fiction in English

Books on American Fiction in English

813. American fiction in English Further Reading Leon Edel Henry James: The Master 1901-1916, 1972. Leon Edel summarizes his five-part biography of Henry James in this final volume. It provides a sweeping view of his career and final years. David Gessner All the Wild...
Recommended books of American Poetry in English

Recommended books of American Poetry in English

811. Books of American poetry in English Further Reading A.R. Ammons A Coast of Trees: Poems, 1981. In World War II, Poet A.R. Ammons began writing poetry while serving aboard a U.S. Navy destroyer escort. He later became a highly regarded professional poet and...