Extract From Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Extract From Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by Mark Twain
     
 

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The last story published by Twain, in 1909, tells of Captain Elias Stormfield's journey to heaven and his experiences there.  This irreverent satire punctures conventional religious views of the afterlife and delivers a sharp critique of so-called human virtues—which are often humanity’s own vanities in disguise.

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The last story published by Twain, in 1909, tells of Captain Elias Stormfield's journey to heaven and his experiences there.  This irreverent satire punctures conventional religious views of the afterlife and delivers a sharp critique of so-called human virtues—which are often humanity’s own vanities in disguise.

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ISBN-13:
9781411436787
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
02/08/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
75
Sales rank:
659,518
File size:
0 MB

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