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Pillars of salt, monuments of grace

New England crime literature and the origins of American popular culture, 1674-1860

by Daniel A. Cohen

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Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England,
  • United States.,
  • New England.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- New England -- History and criticism.,
    • Popular literature -- New England -- History and criticism.,
    • Popular culture -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States.,
    • Popular culture -- Moral and ethical aspects -- New England.,
    • Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- New England.,
    • Crime -- New England -- History.,
    • Authority in literature.,
    • Crime in literature.,
    • New England -- Intellectual life.,
    • New England -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDaniel A. Cohen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS243 .C64 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3419948M
      ISBN 101558495290
      LC Control Number2005036569

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Around a. Lut's messages were ignored by the inhabitants, prompting Sodom and Gomorrah's destruction. Karen Halttunen, Murder Most Foul. Stephen Robertson is associate professor of history at the University of Sydney. If he killed Mary Bickford, he did so in a somnambulistic trance and could not be held responsible.

No Customer Reviews. Cohen's careful tracing of a single literary and cultural thread over nearly two centuries opens up a fresh view of the whole fabric of early American experience.

The age of the killers and the way they strike at schools and schoolchildren defy most of the common conventions of American homicide. He asked to have a look. Vonnegut also offers a sympathetic view and compares her looking back at Sodom, to him recalling the fire bombing of Dresden [14].

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