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Articles with keyword "Library of America"

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Environmental Prophet Rachel Carson Cultivated a Culture of Wonder

Her writings show another side of the author of Silent Spring.

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World War I Changed America and Transformed Its Role in International Relations

The Library of America's new anthology explores World War I with accounts from people who experienced it.

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John O’Hara Wrote about the Things Rich People Do. Why Isn’t He Still Famous?

Library of America releases a volume of O'Hara's acclaimed short stories.

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Edmund Wilson's Big Idea: A Series of Books Devoted to Classic American Writing. It Almost Didn't Happen.

The origins of the Library of America were a messy business.


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