Title: American Poetry: The Nineteenth Centuury
Overall Rating: A
Source: Satterlee Computer Lab
Playing Time: not applicable
Date: 1994
Cost: $ 28.38 http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1559405589/qid%3D905876463/0 02-0282917-4145002
Number of Players: 1
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: PC or MAC versions available; double speed CD-ROM recommended.
Subject Area: English - Poetry
Objectives: To introduce students to various poets of the 19th century, their backgrounds and also their works as poets.
Brief Description: The program allows access to not only the works of the poets of the 19th century but also a brief background and sometimes there are pictures to go along with the bios.  It also enables students greater access to an awesome collection of poetry that can be utilized for learning and/or entertainment.
Entry Capabilities Required: Must be able to use the mouse and also to type for the purposes for finding certain information.

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: The program is again an awesome compilation of poetry to be used in the classroom.  Students and teachers alike can benefit from having this in the class.  The amount of poetry contained in this program enables the class to have an enormous amount of poetry on hand and to be utilized at a moments notice.
Weak Points: Setting up the program was a bit time consuming.  Some technical assistance may be needed at first but the instructor, after having used the program will have few to no problems afterwards.
Reviewer: Paul Bevins
Position: Student
Date: 9/15/1998
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.