The Making of Americans by Gertrude Stein

"The Making of Americans" is an experimental novel that explores the concept of identity and the human condition through the lens of two American families. The author uses repetitive and complex prose to delve into the intricacies of family dynamics, social status, and personal development. The narrative is less about plot progression and more about the philosophical exploration of what it means to be an American, offering a unique perspective on the cultural and psychological tapestry of the nation.

The 870th greatest book of all time


Published
1925
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
925-1000
Words
925,000
Original Language
English

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