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California An Interpretive History

History

Quiz 26 :

Cultural Trends

Quiz 26 :

Cultural Trends

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Poet Robinson Jeffers described his own philosophy as
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According to the textbook,the cultural capital of California,prior to World War II,was
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A

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Among the foremost California advocates of modernism were architects
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John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath
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Imogen Cunningham and Dorothea Lange distinguished themselves in
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William Saroyan steadfastly refused to be attracted to southern California by the film industry.
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John Steinbeck's prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath was generally praised by political leaders in the Central Valley.
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Architect Julia Morgan
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Bernard Maybeck's most famous building was
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In The Day of the Locust,novelist Nathanael West paints a very negative picture of the California dream.
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The subject of Steinbeck's In Dubious Battle is
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The family dynasty that published the Los Angeles Times
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The world's first "glass skyscraper" was built in 1918 in
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William Saroyan's The Human Comedy,like most of his best writings,was based on his experiences in
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The architect who "rebuilt San Francisco" after the 1906 earthquake and fire was
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According to the textbook,California's greatest poet was Robinson Jeffers.
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According to the textbook,California's most important novelist was
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The poems of Robinson Jeffers
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The novel In Dubious Battle clearly established John Steinbeck's admiration of communism as a means of alleviating the plight of agricultural workers.
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Darryl Zanuck's investigation,before filming The Grapes of Wrath,revealed that actual conditions in California were
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