The Bridge by Hart Crane

"The Bridge" is an epic poem that uses the Brooklyn Bridge as a central symbol to explore the American experience from the early 20th century. The work traverses various historical periods and geographical locations, from the time of the Native Americans to the industrial age, interspersing mythological and biblical references. The poem seeks to capture the spirit of the American dream, the country's progress and its cultural heritage, while also exploring themes of love, death, and time.

The 6751st greatest book of all time


Published
1930
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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