Science and Technology in the Age of Hawthorne, Melville, Twain, and James

Thinking and Writing Electricity

  • Authors
  • Sam¬†Halliday

Part of the American Literature Readings in the 21st Century book series (ALTC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Sam Halliday
    Pages 1-15
  3. Sam Halliday
    Pages 17-58
  4. Sam Halliday
    Pages 95-126
  5. Sam Halliday
    Pages 127-161
  6. Sam Halliday
    Pages 163-195
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 197-245

About this book


This book reveals the full extent of electricity's significance in Nineteenth and early Twentieth Century literature and culture. It provides in-depth coverage of a wide range of canonical American authors from the American Renaissance onwards. As well as many fascinating hitherto under-studied writers.


America culture Renaissance space technology time

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