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Old Mid-West, Book Collection
The Old Mid-West, with 357 books, includes history as well as the works of authors who lived in the Mid-West, such as Altsheler, Bierce, Curwood, Dreiser, Fitzgerald, Grey, Norris, Tarkington, and Twain. Intended for use with Windows PCs and recent Macs (OS X), these books are in plain-text format, organized for easy access.
Published February 19th 2007 by B&R Samizdat Express
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Benjamin Franklin Norris, Jr. was an American novelist, during the Progressive Era, writing predominantly in the naturalist genre. His notable works include McTeague (1899), The Octopus: A California Story (1901), and The Pit (1903). Although he did not openly support socialism as a political system, his work nevertheless evinces a socialist mentality and influenced socialist/progressive writers s ...moreMore about Frank Norris...