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15 Topic Pages Found in American Literature and starting with the letter P
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Palmer, George Herbert (1842 - 1933)

American, b: 19 March 1842, Boston, Masachusetts. d: 7 May 1933, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Cat: Idealist. Ints: Moral theory. Educ: Harvard; two years

Parker, Dorothy (1893 - 1967)

née Rothschild 1893-1967 US wit, short-story writer and journalist She was born in West End, New Jersey, the daughter of a clothes salesman. Her

Open Parkman, Jr Francis (1823 - 1893)
Parkman, Jr Francis (1823 - 1893)

1823–93, American historian, b. Boston. In 1846, Parkman started a journey along the Oregon Trail to improve his health and study the Native

Parks, Gordon, 1912-2006

Photographer, Composer, Writer, Director Gordon Parks was born on November 30, 1912, in Fort Scott, Kansas. After the death of his mother, Parks went

Perelman, Sidney Joseph (1904-1979)

(Sidney Joseph Perelman) pĕr'əlmən , 1904–79, American comic writer, b. Brooklyn, N.Y. He entered the magazine world as a cartoonist for a New York

Plath, Sylvia (1932 - 1963)

Novelist and poet Author of The Colossus and Other Poems, Ariel, The Bell Jar, Crossing the Water, Winter Trees , and The Collected Poems SYLVIA PLATH

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Poe, Edgar Allan (1809 - 1849)

Often mistakenly credited with inventing the literary Gothic, Edgar Allan Poe (1809–49) contributed significantly to the continuance and

Open Porter, Katherine Anne (1890-1980)
Porter, Katherine Anne (1890-1980)

1890–1980, American author, b. Indian Creek, Tex., as Callie Russell Porter. Although she published infrequently, she is regarded as a master of the

Porter, Michael E. (1947 - )

1947 Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan. 1969 Received BSE in aeronautical engineering from Princeton University. 1971 Received MBA from Harvard Business

Porter, Noah (1811 - 1892)

Born : 1811, Farmington, CT, USA Died : 1894 Nat : American Ints : History of psychology, philosophical psychology Appts & awards : Clark