Statistics proves once and for all that authors are a product of their times

You only have to pick up an old novel to realize that people write very differently than they did 100 years ago, or even a couple generations ago. But is it possible to quantify those differences? Could pick apart centuries' worth of literature, and track their age based only on the words on the page? »5/04/12 3:20pm5/04/12 3:20pm