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This available, interdisciplinary booklet brilliantly analyzes the sensational literature of George Lippard, A.J.H Duganne, Ned Buntline, Metta Victor, Mary Denison, John Rollin Ridge, Louisa might Alcott, and plenty of different writers. Streeby additionally discusses antiwar articles within the hard work and land reform press; rules approximately Mexico, Cuba, and Nicaragua in pop culture; and masses extra. even supposing the Civil warfare has often been an important interval marker in U.S. background and literature, Streeby proposes an immense paradigm shift by utilizing mass tradition to teach that the U.S.-Mexican battle and different conflicts with Mexicans and local americans within the borderlands have been primary in forming the complicated nexus of race, gender, and sophistication within the United States.
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American Sensations: Class, Empire, and the Production of Popular Culture (American Crossroads) by Shelley Streeby