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THE BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS OF THE CENTURYA look at the evolution of American thought

THE BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS OF THE CENTURY

Edited by Joyce Carol Oates. This impressive collection provides ample fodder for the nonfiction needs of AP English Language students. The essays are arranged chronologically and touch on the major issues of the century as they unfolded—thus providing a look at the evolution of American thought. Contributors include Mark Twain, John Muir, Jane Addams, T.S. Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, Zora Neale Hurston, Richard Wright, E.B. White, Langston Hughes, Martin Luther King, Jr., Tom Wolfe, Vladimir Nabokov, Maxine Hong Kingston, Joan Didion, and John Updike. The personal, humorous, critical, philosophical, and political essays range in length from a few pages to 20 pages. Grades 9 and up. Index. Bibliographic notes. Houghton Mifflin. 596 pages. ©2000.anthologiesitems apenglishessays nonfictionresources

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