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  1. The Red Badge of Courage

    July 22, 2013 11:38 am Comments Off on The Red Badge of Courage

    Stephen Crane described his novel of the American Civil War as a “psychological portrait of fear.” Although he never experienced the horror of battle himself, Crane based his realistic narrative largely on stories told by Civil War veterans. While those accounts tended to focus on the external action of warfare,… Read more »

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