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CSET English American Literature

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1. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated:The Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller






2. Who wrote The Color Purple - Contemporary American Literature (1970- present)?






3. Who wrote - Common Sense - during the Revolutionary period (1760-1789) of American Literature






4. Who wrote - Lately Sprung Up in American during the Colonial Period (1630-1760) of American Literature






5. Who wrote - The Tenth Muse - during the Colonial Period (1630-1760) of American Literature






6. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: 'Oh Captain - My Captain!' by Walt Whitman






7. Who wrote Cold Mountain - Contemporary (1970- present) American Literature?






8. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Letters from an American Farmer Crevecoeur.






9. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: The Call of the Wild by Jack London






10. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: The Raven and Other Poems by Edgar Allan Poe






11. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: A Plain Discourse Showing Who Shall and Who Shall not Enter Heaven by Increase Mathers






12. Who wrote - A Plain Discourse Showing Who Shall and Who Shall not Enter Heaven - during the Colonial Period (1630-1760) of American Literature






13. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Norman Mailer






14. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: The Declaration of Independence






15. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Leatherstocking Tales by James Fenimore Cooper






16. Who wrote The Prairie - during the Nationalist period (1828-1836) of American






17. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton






18. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson






19. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Walt Whitman






20. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: The Tenth Muse by Anne Bradstreet






21. Who wrote The Raven - and Tell Tale Heart - during the Nationalist period (1828-1836) of American Literature






22. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Thomas Paine






23. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece is associated: History of the Plymouth Plantation by William Bradford






24. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: The Naked and the Dead by Norman Mailer






25. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: The Color Purple by Alice Walker






26. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Common Sense by Thomas Paine






27. Who wrote The Last of the Mohicans - during the Nationalist period (1828-1836) of American






28. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler






29. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Lately Sprung Up in American by Anne Bradstreet






30. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Jack London






31. Who wrote Walden - during the American Renaissance Period (1830-1860) of American Literature






32. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Jack Kerouac






33. Who wrote The Pathfinder - during the Nationalist period (1828-1836) of American






34. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Arthur Miller






35. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Ernest Hemingway






36. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Ralph Waldo Emerson






37. Who wrote - The Call of the Wild - during the Modern period (1900-1950) of American Literature






38. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Moby Dick by Herman Melville






39. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway






40. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Increase Mathers






41. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Edith Wharton






42. Who wrote Leatherstocking Tales - during the Nationalist period (1828-1836) of American Literature






43. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Edgar Allan Poe






44. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Anne Tyler






45. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Anne Bradstreet






46. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: James Fenimore Cooper






47. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Charles Frazier






48. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: On the Road by Jack Kerouac






49. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Herman Melville






50. Who wrote Nature - during the Nationalist period (1828-1836) of American Literature