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CSET English American Literature

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






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






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






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






5. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Alice Walker






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






7. Who wrote - History of the Plymouth Plantation - during the Colonial Period (1630-1760) of American Literature






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






9. Who wrote - Letters from an American Farmer - and What is an American? - during the Revolutionary period (1760-1789) of American Literature






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






11. Who wrote The Pioneers - during the Nationalist period (1828-1836) of American






12. Who wrote - 'Oh Captain - My Captain!' - during the American Renaissance Period (1830-1860) of American Literature






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






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






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






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






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: Moby Dick by Herman Melville






19. Who wrote Breathing Lessons - Contemporary (1970- present) American Literature?






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






21. Who wrote - One the Road - during the Postmodern period (1950-1970) of American Literature






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






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






24. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Crevecoeur.






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






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






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






28. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: William Bradford






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






30. Who wrote Moby Dick - during the American Renaissance Period (1830-1860) of American Literature






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






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






33. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Henry David Thoreau






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






43. Who wrote - The House of Mirth - during the Modern period (1900-1950) of American Literature






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






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






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






47. Who wrote - The Naked and the Dead - during Postmodern period (1950-1970) of American Literature






48. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Walden by Henry David Thoreau






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






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