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Theodore Dreiser

(Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser)
USA flag (1871 - 1945)

American author, outstanding representative of naturalism, whose novels depict real-life subjects in a harsh light. Dreiser's books were held to be amoral, and he battled throughout his career against censorship and popular taste.
Trilogy of Desire
1. The Financier (1912)
2. The Titan (1914)
3. The Stoic (1947)