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Louisa may alcott's literary career started with a humorous account of her nursing experience in the union army the civil war remained a major theme even in the tales that she wrote during the reconstruction era. Walter walt whitman (/ ˈ hw ɪ t m ə n / may 31, 1819 - march 26, 1892) was an american poet, essayist, and journalista humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works. Answerscom ® categories literature & language books and literature authors, what is the difference between iambic parameter and iambic pentameter in poetry louisa may alcott margaret.