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American authors project search this site introduction basic this period produced a number of classic american writers and their masterpieces allowing the reader to extract multiple interpretations of the same work postmodernist writers often structure their work in nontraditional. An essential guide to authors and their works that focuses on the general canon of british literature from the fifteenth-century to the present there is also some coverage of non-fiction such as biographies, memoirs, and science, as well as inclusion of major american and commonwealth writersthis online-exclusive new edition adds 63,000 new. The top ten: writers pick their favorite books asks 125 of modernity's greatest british and american writers — including norman mailer of what [they] consider the ten greatest works of fiction of all time- novels, story collections, plays, or poems.
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