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Great American Authors Since 1650: 1926-1939

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This was the most turbulent period in American history. It encompassed the Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression. It gave rise to America's greatest writers, known collectively as the lost generation: Thomas Wolfe, William Faulkner, Sinclair Lewis, Pearl Buck, Eugene O'Neill, and John Steinbeck.

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Runtime: 29 minutes 20 seconds

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Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 1
27 minutes 57 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Great American Authors Since 1650: 1846-1855
Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 2
29 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Great American Authors Since 1650: 1856-1906
Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 3
26 minutes 17 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Great American Authors Since 1650: 1907-1925
Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 4
28 minutes 25 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Great American Authors Since 1650: 1926-1939
Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 5
29 minutes 20 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Great American Authors Since 1650: 1940-1949
Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 6
29 minutes 6 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Great American Authors Since 1650: 1950-1957
Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 7
28 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Great American Authors Since 1650: 1958-Present
Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 8
28 minutes 58 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12