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American literary geographies

American literary geographies

spacial practice and cultural production, 1500-1900

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Published by University of Delaware Press in Newark, DE .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Martin Bruckner and Hsuan L. Hsu.
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LC ClassificationsPS
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Pagination367 p. ;
Number of Pages367
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Open LibraryOL22761970M
ISBN 109780874139808

Profile. Professor Tharaud teaches courses on American literature and culture from the colonial through the contemporary periods. His current book project, "Apocalyptic Geographies: Religion, Media, and the American Landscape" (forthcoming, Princeton University Press) explores how 19th-century Americans used the landscape to help understand spiritual life, from the state of .


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