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Lewis, Sinclair

Summary: Contains the full text to three novels by satirist Sinclair Lewis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEW

Summary: From A. Philip Randolph's defiant call in 1941 for African Americans to march on Washington to Alice Walker in 1973, Reporting civil rights presents firsthand accounts of the revolutionary events that overthrew segregation in the United States. This two-volume anthology brings together for the first time nearly 200 newspaper and magazine reports and book excerpts, and features 151 writers,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323.1196 REP

Summary: From A. Philip Randolph's defiant call in 1941 for African Americans to march on Washington to Alice Walker in 1973, Reporting civil rights presents firsthand accounts of the revolutionary events that overthrew segregation in the United States. This two-volume anthology brings together for the first time nearly 200 newspaper and magazine reports and book excerpts, and features 151 writers,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323.1196 REP

Summary: "Published to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, this anthology charts America's long, heroic confrontation with its most poisonous evil."--Publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Literary Classics of the United States 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.362 AME

Steinbeck, John

Contents: The moon is down -- Cannery Row -- The pearl -- East of Eden.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2002

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC STE

Miller, Arthur

Summary: A collection of some of the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright's most definitive works includes "All My Sons," "Death of a Salesman," "The Crucible," "A View from the Bridge," and five additional plays.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 812.52 MIL

Roosevelt, Theodore

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ROO

Summary: "The forthcoming LOA collection, edited by distinguished poet and scholar of American poetry Kevin Young, will embrace the entire wide-ranging tradition of African American poetry from its eighteenth-century beginnings to the present, and will be representative of many styles, schools, periods, and regions. Familiar poems by Paul Laurence Dunbar, Langston Hughes, Gwendolyn Brooks, and other...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Literary Classics of the United States 2020

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.008 AFR

Summary: This volume contains writings drawn from letters, diaries, newspaper articles, public documents, contemporary narratives, and private memoranda from more than 70 participants--American and British, Patriot and Loyalist, military and civilian. The writings describe the most dramatic events of the War of Independence: the early battles of Lexington, Concord, and Bunker Hill, the failed invasion...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 AME

Bowles, Paul

Summary: Collects the author's short stories, a novella titled "Up Above the World," and a travel book first published in 1963.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOW

Dick, Philip K.

Summary: The third and final volume of an overview of the author's work features novels written during his later years, including "A Maze of Death" and "The Divine Invasion," when the themes of religious revelation became predominant.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DIC

James, Henry

Summary: Collects four complete novels of Henry James, depicting murder, jealousy, possessiveness, power, divorce, friendship, and innocence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAM

Bowles, Paul

Contents: The sheltering sky -- Let it come down -- The spider's house.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOW

Audubon, John James

Contents: Mississippi River journal -- From 1826 journal -- From Ornithological biography -- Delineations of American scenery and manners -- Missouri River journals -- Other writings -- Letters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 598.092 AUD

Dos Passos, John

Summary: "John Dos Passos traveled widely in Europe, the Middle East, Mexico, and the United States, witnessing many of the tumultuous political, social, and cultural events of the early 20th century and recording his changing response to them. This volume collects the vibrant and insightful travel books and essays he wrote at the same time he was publishing his fictional masterpieces Three Soldiers,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.5208 DOS

Contents: v. 1. Henry Adams to Dorothy Parker -- v. 2. E.E. Cummings to May Swenson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 811. 508 American 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.508 AMER

Contents: pt. 1. Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War -- pt. 2. Political oratory from Abraham Lincoln to Bill Clinton.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 AME

Contents: pt. 1. Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War -- pt. 2. Political oratory from Abraham Lincoln to Bill Clinton.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 AME

Williams, Tennessee

Contents: Orpheus descending. Suddenly last summer. Sweet bird of youth. Period of adjustment. The night of the iguana. The eccentricities of a nightingale. The milk train doesn't stop here anymore. The mutilated. Kingdom of earth (The seven descents of Myrtle). Small craft warnings. Out cry. Vieux Carré. A lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2000

Contents: pt. 1. American journalism 1959-1969 -- pt. 2. American journalism 1969-1975.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 1998

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 959.704 REP

Williams, Tennessee

Summary: Profiles the works of Tennessee Williams and provides information on his life and writing career.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 812.54 WIL

Dreiser, Theodore

Summary: The author's classic vision of the dark side of American life looks at the failings of the American dream, in the story of the rise and fall of Clyde Griffiths, who sacrifices everything in his desperate quest for success.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DRE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Dreiser

Kaufman, George S. (George Simon)

Summary: Collects plays written by George Kaufman in collaboration with other writers, including "Dinner at Eight," "Animal Crackers," "Stage Door," and "You Can't Take It With You."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 812.52 KAU

Pound, Ezra

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 POU

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