American Literature, Volume 1

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William E. Cain
Penguin Academics, 2004 - Literary Criticism - 1392 pages
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Contents

Bartolome De Las Casas 14841566
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John Smith 15801631
49
John Winthrop 15881649
67
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William E. Cain is Mary Jewitt Gaiser Professor of English at Wellesley College.

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