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Name: Maurice SamuelsPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Born: 1968 in Chicago, Illinois
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Illinois ConnectionHe was born in Chicago, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationMaurice Samuels is a professor of French at Yale University, in New Haven, Connecticut.
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The spectacular past :
ISBN: 0801489652. OCLC Number: 55085745 Cornell University Press,. . Samuels shows how new technologies allowed a cult of the spectacle to pervade the national consciousness of post-Revolutionary France, & argues that the realist fiction of Balzac & Stendhal was a reaction to the spectacular mode of historical representation.