The Resource God & the American writer, Alfred Kazin

God & the American writer, Alfred Kazin

Label
God & the American writer
Title
God & the American writer
Statement of responsibility
Alfred Kazin
Title variation
God and the American writer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A series of essays on major American poets, novelists, and statesmen exploring "what the meaning of God has been for American writers, and how those writers...have expressed it."--Jacket
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
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1915-1998
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Kazin, Alfred
Dewey number
810.9/382
Index
index present
LC call number
PS166
LC item number
.K39 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • American literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Religion and literature
  • Puritan movements in literature
  • Theology in literature
  • God in literature
  • Littérature américaine
  • Christianisme et littérature
  • Puritanisme dans la littérature
  • Religion et littérature
  • Théologie dans la littérature
  • Dieu dans la littérature
  • Amerikaans
  • Schrijvers
  • Christendom
Label
God & the American writer, Alfred Kazin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Mark Twain: the American funnyman who put God on trial
  • T.S. Eliot: the pilgrim from St. Louis
  • Robert Frost: the survival of the fittest
  • Faulkner: God over the South
  • Hawthorne and his Puritans
  • Emerson and the moral sentiment: we are as gods
  • Christians and their slaves (Harriet Beecher Stowe and others)
  • Melville in the Holy Land
  • Walt Whitman: I am the man
  • Lincoln: the Almighty has his own purposes
  • Emily Dickinson: the alone to the alone
  • William James: rescuing religion
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (272 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033653007
Label
God & the American writer, Alfred Kazin
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Mark Twain: the American funnyman who put God on trial
  • T.S. Eliot: the pilgrim from St. Louis
  • Robert Frost: the survival of the fittest
  • Faulkner: God over the South
  • Hawthorne and his Puritans
  • Emerson and the moral sentiment: we are as gods
  • Christians and their slaves (Harriet Beecher Stowe and others)
  • Melville in the Holy Land
  • Walt Whitman: I am the man
  • Lincoln: the Almighty has his own purposes
  • Emily Dickinson: the alone to the alone
  • William James: rescuing religion
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (272 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033653007

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