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After the lost generation

a critical study of the writers of two wars

by John W. Aldridge

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Published by Arbor House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • War stories, American -- History and criticism.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Literature and the war.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Literature and the war.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby John W. Aldridge ; introduction by Norman Mailer.
      SeriesThe Arbor House library of contemporary Americana
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS379 .A5 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 263 p. ;
      Number of Pages263
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3028714M
      ISBN 100877957576
      LC Control Number85009210

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Lost Generation, a group of American writers who came of age during World War I and established their literary reputations in the s.

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Disillusioned by the horrors of war, they rejected the traditions of the older generation. Their struggles were characterized in the works of a group of famous American authors and poets including Ernest Hemingway, Gertrude Stein, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and T.

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[John W Aldridge]. The Lost Generation was coined by Gertrude Stein to describe the group of expatriate authors and artists living in Paris after Europe had been torn apart by World War I. The story goes that a young Parisian mechanic failed to repair Stein’s car and she voiced her displeasure.

Get this from a library. After the lost generation: a critical study of the writers of two wars. [John W Aldridge] -- For critic John W. Aldridge, the fiction produced by young American writers after World War II lacked a vital advantage shared by the writers depicting the horrors of World War I: that of.

The Lost Generation is used to describe the generation of men and women in their 20ss immediately after World War I. Gertrude Stein, an American writer, heard a mechanic say to his young employee, "You are all a lost generation", referring to the lack of purpose or drive that came as a result from the horrific disillusionment felt by those who experienced the war.

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Significant members included Ernest File Size: KB. The Lost Generation is a term used to refer to a collective group of artists and writers who settled in Europe in the wake of the First World War.

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