In this collection of classics, five seminal tales come together to form a picture of America in its youth, but on the cusp of growing up. These stories defined and challenged the standards of American literature, and their influence is immeasurable. Including Nathaniel Hawthorneas THE SCARLET LETTER, Herman Melvilleas MOBY DICK, James Fenimore Cooperas THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS, Washington Irvingas THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW, and Jack Londonas THE CALL OF THE WILD, this anthology edition is perfect for the voracious reader. Featuring an appendix of discussion questions, the Diversion Classics edition is ideal for use in the classroom.1) Which do you think is ultimately condemned more: Hestera#39;s affair, or the Puritan ideals of her society? 2) How is religion portrayed in the novel? How does Dimmesdale contribute to this portrayal? 3) What role does the scarlet letter itself playanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Classics (Omnibus Edition) (Diversion Classics)|
|Author||:||Nathaniel Hawthorne, Herman Melville, Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, Jack London|
|Publisher||:||Diversion Books - 2015-06-30|