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By Susan Harris Smith

ISBN-10: 0521032423

ISBN-13: 9780521032421

during this e-book, Susan Harris Smith seems on the many frequently conflicting cultural and educational purposes for the forget and dismissal of yankee drama as a valid literary shape. masking a variety of themes reminiscent of theatrical functionality, the increase of nationalist feeling, the production of educational disciplines, and the improvement of sociology, Smith's learn is a contentious and revisionist historic inquiry into the stricken cultural and canonical prestige of yankee drama, either as a literary style and as a reflect of yankee society.

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