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Abeka American Literature Test 7

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Stephen Foster
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wrote oh! Susanna
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Fanny Crosby
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wrote close to thee
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Howard Chandler Christy
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wrote the signing of the constitution
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Douglas MacArthur
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wrote a fathers prayer
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Eastman Johnson
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wrote barn swallows
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Henry David Thoreau
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wrote walden
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Booker T Washington
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wrote the secret of progress
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
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wrote concord hymn
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Albert Bierstadt
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wrote emigrants crossing the plains
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Nature
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which book became the trancendentalist bible?
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Concord Hymn
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which poem commemorates the first shots fired in the war for independence?
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Brook Farm
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utopian community which was an outgrowth of the transcendental movement
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Spirituals
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americas unique contribution to the worlds folk music
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O captain! My captain!
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whitmans poem that mourns the death of abraham lincoln
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is the bible true
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william jennings bryans argument against evolution
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Humanism
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the world split apart by alexander solzhenitsyn warned the west about the threat of this
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William Faulkner
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challenges future writers not to forget the problems of the human heart
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Stephen Foster
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americas most beloved popular song composer
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Booker t Washington
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founded tuskegee institute and wrote up from slavery
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Henry David Thoreau
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encouraged anarchy in his essay civil disobedience
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
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the founder of transcendentalism
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Walt Whitman
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americas first modern poet
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Fanny Crosby
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americas most beloved hymnwriter of the 19th century
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Bayard Taylor
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traveled to europe as a journalist; translated Goethes faust
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Henry David Thoreau
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attempted to live by transcendentalist teachings at Walden pond
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
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promoted nonconformity in self reliance
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William Jennings Bryan
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served as prosecutor of the scopes trial; the silver tongued orator
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Walden
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“i left the woods for as good a reason as i went there”
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The Experience of the AC
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“none of us were prepared for such a sudden and complete wreck of our arcadian scheme”
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Second Inaugural Address
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:with malice toward none; with charity for for all; let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nations wounds”
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Self Reliance
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“trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string”
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Concord Hymn
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“here once the embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world”
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Voluntaries
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“when duty whispers low, thou must, the youth replies, i can”
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A Fathers Prayer
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“build me a son, o lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is weak, and brave enough to face himself when he is afraid”