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Title:
Great Gatsby, The
Annotation:
Life during the turbulent 1920s is shown in the tragic story of the wealthy Jay Gatsby and his attempts to win back the love of Daisy Buchanan. The irresponsible behavior of the rich and powerful toward people of the lower class is portrayed. Language reflective of the time is evident.
Copyright:
1995
Original Copyright:
1925
Translator:
Author:
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Illustrator:
Grade Level Span:
9-12
Language:
English
Genre:
  • Fiction
  • Historical Fiction
Classification:
Classic
Culture:
Topic:
English-Language Arts/General
Discipline:
  • English-Language Arts/Writing
  • History/Social Science
English-Language Arts/Writing Standards:
History/Social Science Standards:
HSS 11.5
Award:
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