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The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the Rye


by J. D. Salinger

Related Readings in Literature & History

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Sample of Related Readings in Literature & History

  1. J.D. Salinger Biography
    J. D. Salinger was so reclusive and so protective of his privacy that it's a miracle we know anything about him. And yet, we do. Check out this Shmoop bio to learn more about the man who probably would have greeted you with a shotgun had you ever tried to visit him.

  2. Culture in the 1950s
    Ah, the 50s. The decade that gave us the H-bomb and the polio vaccine; the decade that put Elvis Presley on TV and TVs in ninety percent of our living rooms; the decade that—actually, why don't you just check out this link?