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The Fin de Siècle: A Reader in Cultural History, c. 1880-1900

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The fin-de-siecle period--roughly the years 1880 to 1900--was characterized by great cultural and political ambivalence, an anxiety for things lost, and a longing for the new. It also included an outpouring of intellectual responses to the conflicting times from such eminent writers as T. H. Huxley, Emma Goldman, William James, H. G. Wells, George Bernard Shaw, and Oscar W ...more
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Published December 7th 2000 by Oxford University Press, USA
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