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How is "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" a reflection of the time period which produced it (1890s)?


THis was my last question, and i been stuck on it for 20 minutes, please HELP!

  1. Writeacher

    You should read a bit about the 1890s in the South to find out how disputes or other issues were handled:

    http://www.google.com/search?sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8&q=1890s+in+southern+US

    Once you remember what life was like in a society in which there were not umpteen levels of law enforcement, it should be clear how most "crimes" were handled.

  2. Writeacher

    http://fiction.eserver.org/short/occurrence_at_owl_creek.html

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