By Jerome K. Jerome
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By Edmond Rostand, Gertrude Hall (Translator)
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By Hyman P. Minsky (auth.)
By Natalie Harris Hammond
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By Pascal Blaise
By Herman Melville
In 1843, after years of voyaging within the South Seas, Herman Melville signed up as a seaman at the man-of-war usa, headed for domestic. What he saw shaped the foundation for this reveal of autocratic practices which meted out to white males on board a similar remedy as black slaves got on plantations. released in 1850, WHITE JACKET mirrored deep-rooted tensions that resulted in the Civil battle 15 years later.
By Sir Stephen
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By Philip Pullman
A tattered scarecrow stands in the course of a muddy box, taking no observe of the violent thunderstorm round him. but if a bolt of lightning moves him, fizzing its manner via his turnip head and down his broomstick, the Scarecrow blinks with surprise–and involves existence.
So starts off the tale of the Scarecrow, a courteous yet pea-brained fellow with grand principles. He meets a boy, Jack, who turns into his devoted servant. abandoning his bird-scaring tasks, the Scarecrow units out for Spring Valley, with Jack at his aspect. because the valiant Scarecrow plunges them into terrifying dangers–battles, brigands, damaged hearts, and treasure islands–he by no means realizes he’s being through the only family members who desperately needs he’d by no means sprung to lifestyles. Will the Scarecrow observe the key to his previous prior to the crooked Buffalonis shut in on him?
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