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Shakespeare in a divided America : what his plays tell us about our past and future / James Shapiro.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Adams County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Gettysburg Library 822.33 SHAPIRO (Text) 35740635606924 New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525522294
  • ISBN: 0525522298
  • Physical Description: xxx, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
1833 : Miscegenation -- 1845 : Manifest Destiny -- 1849 : Class Warfare -- 1865 : Assassination -- 1916 : Immigration -- 1948 : Marriage -- 1998 : Adultery and Same-Sex Love -- 2018 : Left / Right.
Summary, etc.:
"From leading Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro, a timely and insightful examination of what the world's greatest dramatist can teach us about life in an America riven by conflict"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Criticism and interpretation > History.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Influence.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Appreciation > United States.
Literature and society > United States > History.
Theater and society > United States > History.
Politics and literature > United States > History.

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