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CSET English American Literature

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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






10. Who wrote - The Sun Also Rises - during the Modern period (1900-1950) of American Literature






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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: Thomas Paine






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






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






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






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






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






40. Identify the literary period with which the author/piece if associated: Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






48. Who wrote The Deerslayer - during the Nationalist period (1828-1836) of American






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






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