Great American Authors Since 1650: 1846-1855

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Between the War of 1812 and the Mexican American War that ended in 1848, America experienced an exuberant economic period of growth. And, it was during this time that American authors produced the nation's first great wave of classic literature. In this program, such literary giants as Herman Melville, Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow make their mark on the American psyche.

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Runtime: 29 minutes

Great American Authors: Since 1650
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Grade Level: 9 - 12
Great American Authors: Since 1650
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29 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12