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Temptation of Despair Tales of the 1940s
ISBN: HB: 9780674052437, Harvard University Press, April 2014
390 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 44 halftones
In Germany, the years immediately following World War II call forward images of obliterated cities, hungry refugees, and ghostly monuments to Nazi crimes. The temptation of despair was hard to resist, and to contemporary observers the road toward dem...
New Literary History of America
ISBN: PB: 9780674064102, Harvard University Press, May 2012
1128 pp., 25.4x16.5 cm, 27 halftones
America is a nation making itself up as it goes along – a story of discovery and invention unfolding in speeches and images, letters and poetry, unprecedented feats of scholarship and imagination. In these myriad, multiform, endlessly changing expres...