A New Literary History of America

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A New Literary History of America[1] is a collection of essays edited by Greil Marcus and Werner Sollors. Its roughly 200 essays span a range of topics that the editors selected as a sample of the different voices and perspectives on North America since the genesis of the European concept of a New World.[2]


  1. ^ Marcus, Greil; Sollors, Werner (2009). A New Literary History of America. Harvard University Press. ISBN 978-0-674-03594-2. Retrieved September 24, 2009. 
  2. ^ Cohen, Patricia (September 22, 2009). "The Essence of America in 1,095 Pages". The New York Times. Retrieved September 24, 2009.