Ruthless democracy

a multicultural interpretation of the American renaissance by Timothy B. Powell

Publisher: Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J

Written in English
Cover of: Ruthless democracy | Timothy B. Powell
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Subjects:

  • American literature -- Minority authors -- History and criticism,
  • Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Minorities -- United States -- Intellectual life,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences) in literature,
  • Ethnic groups in literature,
  • Minorities in literature,
  • Democracy in literature,
  • Ethnicity in literature

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-219) and index.

StatementTimothy B. Powell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS153.M56 P69 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 227 p. ;
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL49742M
ISBN 100691007292, 0691007306
LC Control Number99053218

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