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Literary Explorations II: Great Gatsby's 1920s: Find Books

English Lit. Expl. II: F. Scott Fitzgerald, the Jazz Age, etc.

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Possible keywords: 

  • Jazz Age
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • Prohibition or temperance (use advanced search)
  • Art Deco
  • Black Tuesday
  • Depressions 1929
  • Individuals' names such as
    • F. Scott Fitzgerald
    • Zelda Fitzgerald
    • John D. Rockefeller
    • Cornelius Vanderbilt
    • Charlie Chaplin

On the 20s

Literary Criticism