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England in Literature (America Reads)

England in Literature (America Reads)

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Published by Scott, Foresman, and Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages741
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11079419M
ISBN 100673034283
ISBN 109780673034281

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British culture refers to the patterns of human activity and symbolism associated with the United Kingdom and its people. In its broadest sense, the term applies to the shared experience that comes from a dynamic mix of ages, races, regions, genders, income levels and interests. Literature of the 20th century refers to world literature produced during the 20th century ( to ).. In terms of the Euro-American tradition, the main periods are captured in the bipartite division, Modernist literature and Postmodern literature, flowering from roughly to and to respectively, divided, as a rule of thumb, by World War II.

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