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Henry james, stein, pound, and eliot demonstrate the growth of an international perspective in american literature american writers had long looked to european models for inspiration, but whereas the literary breakthroughs of the mid-19th century came from finding distinctly american styles and themes, writers from this period were finding. Anglo-american philosophy of history to characterize historical events and processes the first issue philosophy of history seeks to identify a. Examining the theory of historical trauma among about how the events of the past may impact them for native american historical. How would you go about weaving in some of the historical events and people from the timeline cards into your history or literature courses choose three events or people from the glsen lgbtq historical timeline handout that you feel are important and are not currently included in your textbook.