George Washington Cable Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach George Washington Cable.

  • 3 Biographies

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463 words, approx. 2 pages
The American novelist George Washington Cable (1844-1925) was an important regional writer whose best-received books were set in Louisiana. He was also an early Southern advocate of civil rights for A... Read more
4,307 words, approx. 15 pages
George Washington Cable was the most significant Southern writer in the crucial years from the Civil War and Reconstruction to the first decades of the twentieth century. When he was born in New Orlea... Read more
5,493 words, approx. 19 pages
George Washington Cable's antecedents were not typical for a southern writer born prior to the Civil War. His father, George Washington Cable, Sr., came from an established Virginia line, while his mo... Read more
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