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Great American Authors Since 1650: 1940-1949

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America entered the technological age through the darkness of WWII and its aftermath. American authors were now becoming legends in their own time through mass media and popular culture. Their response was as diverse as the nation's response to living in the nuclear age. Authors explored include: Ernest Hemingway, James Thurber, Robert Heinlein, Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov, Tennessee Williams, and Arthur Miller.

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Runtime: 29 minutes 6 seconds

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Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 1
27 minutes 57 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 2
29 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 3
26 minutes 17 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Great American Authors: Since 1650
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28 minutes 25 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 5
29 minutes 20 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Great American Authors: Since 1650
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29 minutes 6 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 7
28 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Great American Authors: Since 1650
Season 0 / Ep 8
28 minutes 58 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12