Dreiser Theodore Herman Albert
Drei·ser(drī′sər, -zər), Theodore Herman Albert 1871-1945.
American writer and editor whose naturalistic novels, such as Sister Carrie (1900) and An American Tragedy (1925), portray life as a struggle against ungovernable forces.
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