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In establishing American independence, the pen and the press had a merit equal to that of the sword. So said David Ramsay in his History of the American Revolution (1789)

In establishing American independence, the pen and the press had a merit equal to that of the sword. So said David Ramsay in his History of the American Revolution (1789). His assessment is confirmed in full and rich detail in this broad survey of American literary effort during the Revolutionary years.

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American Literature, 1764-1789 : The Revolutionary Years. Fifteen articles furnish a survey and evaluation of American literature written in the era of the Revolution, including works directly concerned with independence and nationhood.

American Literature, 1764-1789. The Revolutionary Years. by Everett H. Emerson. Published June 1977 by University of Wisconsin Press.

American Literature, 1764-1789: The Revolutionary Years. Alfred Owen Aldridge, Everett Emerson.

Revolutionary Period (1764-1789). British general Burgoyne's surrender at Saratoga in the American Revolution. Defending the Colonies against attack by the French and others had cost the British a great deal of money. As a result, the British had very high taxes in their country.

In this chapter I consider some attempts to describe the nature of this America (and, by extension, this American) so ambiguously. Chapter 2 showed how rhetorical division of the land was a prelude to identifying it: boundary-running (surveying) and naming became synonymous activities in both topographical and corporeal construction, necessary stages in the formation of identity.

American literature is literature written or produced in the United States of America and its preceding colonies (for specific discussions of poetry and theater, see Poetry of the United States and Theater in the United States)

American literature is literature written or produced in the United States of America and its preceding colonies (for specific discussions of poetry and theater, see Poetry of the United States and Theater in the United States). Before the founding of the United States, the British colonies on the eastern coast of the present-day United States were heavily influenced by English literature. The American literary tradition thus began as part of the broader tradition of English literature.

Start studying The American Revolutionary Era, 1764-1789. He was very rich and noble when he arrived in America at the age of 19 years old. He believed in the liberty that the Americans were fighting for and asked to help. He became a general on Washington's staff and fought hard. Learn vocabulary, terms and more with flashcards, games and other study tools.

 "In establishing American independence, the pen and the press had a merit equal to that of the sword." So said David Ramsay in his History of the American Revolution (1789). His assessment is confirmed in full and rich detail in this broad survey of American literary effort during the Revolutionary years.


American Literature, 1764–1789: The Revolutionary Years download epub
History & Criticism
Author: Everett Emerson
ISBN: 0299072703
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press; First edition (March 15, 1977)
Pages: 320 pages