TITLE

American Traits

AUTHOR(S)
Brooks, Van Wyck
PUB. DATE
August 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;8/11/41, Vol. 105 Issue 6, p185
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on author Oliver Allston's notes related to international comparisons. Use of aristocracy for the maintenance of personal freedom; Desire for social prestige by Americans; Discussion on some of the American traits; Discussion on the difference between the Civil War and the First World War, 1914-1918; Dislike for pragmatism.
ACCESSION #
14710101

 

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