The novel "American Tragedy" is the pinnacle of the work of the outstanding American writer Theodore Dreiser. He said: "Nobody creates tragedies - they are created by life. Writers only portray them." Dreiser managed to portray the tragedy of Clive Griffiths so talentedly that his story does not leave the modern reader indifferent. A young man who has tasted all the charm of the life of the rich, so eager to establish themselves in their society, that goes for the sake of it to the crime.
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