Unformatted text preview: how was it remedied? 2. What was the rise of Silas Lapham, and what did it have to do with the morality of business in America? In your paper, use examples from the novel. Use direct quotes. Also, in your answer refer to at least one point of information in your textbook (chapter 17) or from the founding documents in the back of the book that support, explain or enrich your answer. Your personal opinions are important, but remember that this is a history course. Therefore, use evidence and quotes from the sources to support your claims. Begin your paper with a summary. In the first paragraph, state clearly your answer to the question. Be precise. Get to the point. The overall length of the paper is up to you, but no longer than three typed pages. Due January 28 in class. No papers on this book will be accepted after class on this date. Reminder: This paper is not required. It is worth a maximum of five points added to your grade....
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- Civil War, William Dean Howells, Silas Lapham