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    A Streetcar Named Desire, by Tennessee Williams

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    Major Characters-Blanche DuBois, Stella Kowalski, Harold "Mitch" Mitchell, Eunice Hubbell Other works: Glass Menagerie

    • American Literature
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    The World According to Garp

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    John Irving

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    Of Plymouth Plantation

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    Book that told the history of the Plymouth Settlement.

    • CLEP American Literature 5
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    10 Point Program

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    Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale 1966

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    Hamlet

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    William Shakespeare

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    Which of the following was not true of the changing nature of work in the 1950s?

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    there were fewer jobs in the military- related aerospace industry.

    • APUSH Ch.37-39
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    Major League baseball was officially integrated in 1947 by this man.

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    Who was Jackie Robinson?

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    Thomas Carlyle

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    1795-1881 -essay writer: Signs of the Times, On History, and Characteristics, French Revolution, On Heroes and Hero Worship, Past and Present, Frederick the Great, Themes: Vigorous denunciation of materialist society and his rousing calls for social reform. condemns laziness and greed and alienation and mechanization and urges the necessity for spiritual rebirth. -book: Sartor Resartus (symbolic autobiography, protagonist's name is Diogenes Teufelsdrockh) Style is famously idiosyncratic - rancorous, philosophical, funny

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    GI Bill of Rights

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    Federal Government spent $13 billion on military veterans for educational training, medical treatment, unemployment insurance, and house loans.

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    Muddy waters

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    Moved to Chicago in 1943 from Mississippi, played blues and then recorded for Alan load

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    Post Modernism

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    Celebrates fragments void meaning is constructed and can be artificial failure to distinguish between pop culture and high culture loss of innocence - revisit the past with out innocence

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