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Famous American authors

Sarah Knowles Bolton

Famous American authors

by Sarah Knowles Bolton

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Published by T. Y. Crowell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authors, American.

  • Edition Notes

    The sketches except that of Whittier, was first published in 1887 in the work of the same title, which however, include 12 sketches not found in tthe present work.

    Statementby Sarah K. Bolton.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5p. l., 197p.
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16306130M
    LC Control Number05032660

    3. Richard Wright () Writer of the famous four-part series, Uncle Tom’s Children (), Wright is remembered for fearlessly writing about the black man’s struggle against and suffering in a heavily racist society. Two of his most controversial books were, Native Son () and Black Boy (). Maya Angelou. Acclaimed American poet, author and activist Maya Angelou was born in St. Louis, Missouri in Often referred to as a spokesman for African Americans and women through her many.

    Famous Authors Authors throughout history have helped capture something about their lives, their era, and the society around them. From Homer in the 8th century BC all the way until now, there is something in the works of these authors that can capture our imagination and help us expand our knowledge. Philip C. Stead, author (born in Farmington Hills) Gloria Whelan, author born in Detroit, winner of National Book Award for Young People's Literature for ; Christopher Wright, author of American Chillers and Michigan Chillers (born in Pontiac, Michigan) Fiction. Nelson Algren, novelist (born in Detroit).

    Native American Writers You Should Be Reading (10 Authors) Sherman Alexie is one of the most famous Native American writers alive today. Whether you call it a short story collection or a novel, this book has been hailed as a masterpiece of modern Native American literature. This is a list of notable Jewish American authors. For other Jewish Americans, see Lists of American Jews. Authors. Warren Adler, novelist Sadie Rose Weilerstein (), author of children's books, including the K'tonton stories about the adventures of a thumb-sized boy; Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor and author of 57 books.


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