American Literature to the Civil War
ENG-205
Credits: 3
Department: ENG English Writing and Literature
Subject: English Writing and Literature
This is a survey course of American literature from the colonial period to the Civil War. Included are such major writers as Poe, Hawthorne, Emerson, Thoreau, Whitman and Melville. Also studied are historical, political and philosophical trends important to an understanding of the literature.