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Literary History

Aaron Pounds

TermDefinition
Martin Luther German,The Renaissance,1517
Machiavelli Italian,The Renaissance,1532
Cervantes Spain,The Renaissance,1605
Charles II English,Neoclassical Period,1660
John Milton English,Neoclassical Period,1667
Sir Isaac Newton English,Neoclassical Period,1687
Salem Witchcraft Executions English,Neoclassical Period,1692
Daniel Defoe British,Neoclassical Period,1719
Johnothan Swift British/Irish,Neoclassical Period,1726
Samuel Richardson English,Neoclassical,1726
Henry Fielding English,Neoclassical Period,1749
Ben Johnson English,Neoclassical,1755
Lawrence Stern English,Neoclassical,1760
Oliver Goldsmith Canadian,Neoclassical,1770
Ben Franklin American,Neoclassical,1771
Revelotionary War American,Neoclassical,1775
Declaration of Independence American,Neoclassical,1776
Noah Webster American,Neoclassical,1783
William Wordsworth English,Romantic,1798
Jane Austen English,Romantic,1811
Mary Shelley English,Romantic,1817
Lord Byron English,Romantic,1819
The Missouri Compromise English,Romantic Period,1820
Sir Walter Scott English,Romantic,1820
Edgar Allen Poe English,Romantic,1830
Ralph Waldo Emerson American,Early Victorian Age,1836
Charles Dickens British,Early Victorian Age,1836
Nathaniel Hawthorn American,Early Victorian Age,1837
Robert Browning American,Early Victorian Age,1842
Emily Bronte English,Early Victorian Age,1847
Thackeray English,Early Victorian Age,1847-1848
Elizabeth Barrett Browning American,Early Victorian Age,1850
Herman Melville American,Early Victorian Age,1851
Harriet Beecher Stowe American,Early Victorian Age,1852
Henry David Thoreau American,Early Victorian Age,1854
Walt Whitman English,Early Victorian Age,1855
Charles Darwin American,Early Victorian Age,1859
George Eliot American,Early Victorian Age,1860
American Civil War American,Early Victorian Age,1860-1865
Karl Marx Realistic Period,Early Victorian Age,1867
Louisa May Alcott American,Realistic Period,1868
Thomas Hardy English,Realistic Period,1874
Mark Twain American/Scandavian,Realistic Period,1876
Henry James English,Realistic Period,1879
Robert Louis Stevenson English,Realistic Period,1883
George Bernard Shaw English,Realistic Period,1893
Oscar Wilde English,Realistic Period,1895
Stephen Crane English/American,Realistic Period,1895
Joseph Conrad Russian,English,Edwardian Period,1903
Edith Wharton American,Edwardian Period,1905
John Millington Synge Irish,Edwardian Period,1907
D.H Lawrence English,Edwardian Period,1913
Theodore Dreiser American,Naturalistic/Symbolistic Period,1900
T.S Eliot American,1st World War,1917
Aldous Huxley English,1st World War,1921
James Joyce Irish,1st World War,1922
E.M Forster English,1st World War,1924
Virgina Woolf English,1st World War,1925
T.E Lawrence American,1st World War,1926
William Faulkner American,1st World War,1929
W.B Yeats Irish,1st World War,1933
John Steinbeck American,1st World War,1937
Richard Wright African American,2nd World War,1940
George Orwell English,2nd World War,1946
Arthur Miller American,2nd World War,1949
J.D Salinger American,2nd World War,1951
Samuel Beckett Irish,2nd World War,1952
Vladmir Nabokov Russian,2nd World War,1955
Jack Kerouac American,2nd World War,1957
Chinua Achebe Nigerian,2nd World War,1958
Iris Murdock English,2nd World War,1961
Theodore Roethke American,2nd World War,1964
Sylvia Plath American,Postmodernist Period,1966
Maya Angelou American,Postmodernist Period,1969
Alice Walker American,Postmodernist Period,1983
Raymond Carver American,Postmodernist Period,1985
Toni Morrison American,Postmodernist Period,1987
Amy Tan American,Postmodernist Period,1989
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