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Death of a salesman, a play in “two acts and a requiem” by arthur miller, written in 1948 “the tragedy of a man who gave his life, or sold it” in pursuit of the american dream willy, bitter and broken, his illusions shattered, commits suicide. How does arthur miller depict the american dream in death of a salesman it may be that illusions and dreams of the past, before this secret was unearthed. Dreams and success in arthur miller's death of a salesman in arthur miller's play , death of a salesman, miller probes the dream of willy lowman while making.
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