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John Dos Passos
Chicago 14 Jan. 1896 - Baltimore 28 Sept. 1970 American novelist

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BOOKS BY JOHN DOS PASSOS:

Manhattan Transfer
1925
'Fast-paced'' vignettes in the lives of numerous characters create a portrait of New York City in the early twenties.
The 42nd Parallel
1930
'USA Trilogy': part I
Kaleidoscopic portrait of life in the United States of America in the 1920's.

The Big Money: 'USA trilogy' part III
1936

1919
1932
"USA Trilogy: part II"
Kaleidoscopic portrait of life in the United States of America in the 1920's.
U.S.A.
1930-1936
In this experimental trilogy, Dos Passos uses 'camera eye' and 'newsreel' sections to create a fragmented atmosphere. Through the testimony of numerous characters, both fictional and historical figures, he builds up a composite picture of American society in the first quarter of the 20th century.
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