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English history for Americans

by Thomas Wentworth Higginson

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Published by Longmans, Green, and co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Thomas Wentworth Higginson and Edward Channing.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA32 .H638
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 334 p.
      Number of Pages334
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6922769M
      LC Control Number02030194
      OCLC/WorldCa4052356

      In Stephen Vincent Benét. A Book of Americans (), poems written with his wife, the former Rosemary Carr, brought many historical characters to life for American schoolchildren. Benét’s preoccupation with historical themes was also the basis for Western Star, an ambitious epic verse narrative on American history that Benét. Read More; place in children’s literature. The five volumes in A History of the Book in America. offer a sweeping chronicle of our country's print production and culture from colonial times to the end of the twentieth century.. This interdisciplinary, collaborative work of scholarship examines the book trades as they have developed and spread throughout the United States; provides a history of U.S. literary .

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with their children, Paige (Holly No. of episodes: 75 (list of episodes). English Americans (also referred to as Anglo-Americans) are Americans whose ancestry originates wholly or partly in the American Community Survey, million self-identified as being of English origin.

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English because it is the medium by which the attractions of American culture – its literature, motion pictures and television programs – are transmitted to the world. THE ORIGIN OF AMERICAN ENGLISH. HISTORY OF AMERICAN ENGLISH.

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