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Stephen Crane

1871–1900

Stephen Crane was born in Newark, New Jersey, on November 1, 1871. His books include the poetry collections The Black Riders and Other Lines (Copeland & Day, 1895), War Is Kind (Frederick A. Stokes, 1899), and most famously, the novel, The Red Badge of Courage (D. Appleton & Co., 1895). He died in Badenweiler, Germany on June 5, 1900.

Stephen Crane
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