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American thought before 1900

P. Kurtz

American thought before 1900

a sourcebook, from Puritanism to Darwinism

by P. Kurtz

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Published by Collier-Macmillan .
Written in English


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Read this book on Questia. In this evocative exploration, Cheryl Walker shows that there is a distinct tradition of women's poetry in America -- one that the poets themselves have not always been fully aware of -- and that individual poems can be read as manifestations of that tradition. – The first permanent English settlement in North America is established by the Virginia Company at Jamestown in what is now the state of Virginia. - The Mayflower arrives at Cape Cod, bringing the "Pilgrims" who establish the Plymouth Colony. Many of the Pilgrims are Puritans who had fled religious persecution in England. Their religious views come to dominate education in the New.

Jacob Riis (–) was an American reporter, social reformer, and photographer. His book How the Other Half Lives () shocked readers with his descriptions of slum conditions in New York City, and it was an important predecessor to the muckraking journalism that gained popularity in the U.S. after Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of American Labor Unions and Politics, (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, American Federation of Labor Social and Political Thought,

Please verify cost before checkout. About the book: Originally published by Rand McNally & Company in , this volume provides a discussion of the Gilded Age, the decades between the end of the Civil War and the closing of the Spanish-American War.4/5(1).   Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species was published in , and by his theory of evolution had become the dominant opinion in academic and scientific circles. In , most scholars understood evolution in terms of the sub-title of Darwin’s book: The Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life.


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