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Homeward Bound, Or, the Chase (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Homeward Bound, Or, the Chase (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by James Fenimore Cooper
     
 

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Published in 1838, Homeward Bound tells the story of the Effingham family's voyage back to the United States after several years in Europe.  The events, including sea chases, storms, shipwrecks, attacks by Arabs, and a romance between young Eve Effingham and the handsome but mysterious Paul Powies, provide Cooper with an outlet for social commentary

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Published in 1838, Homeward Bound tells the story of the Effingham family's voyage back to the United States after several years in Europe.  The events, including sea chases, storms, shipwrecks, attacks by Arabs, and a romance between young Eve Effingham and the handsome but mysterious Paul Powies, provide Cooper with an outlet for social commentary.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411437531
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
02/22/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
520
File size:
581 KB

Meet the Author

James Fenimore Cooper (1789–1851) is best known for his masterpiece The Last of the Mohicans. A prolific and popular American writer, Cooper wrote fiction, non-fiction, and even tried his hand at the supernatural. He wrote many stories about the sea as well as the historical novels of his series Leatherstocking Tales.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
September 15, 1789
Date of Death:
September 14, 1851
Place of Birth:
Burlington, New Jersey
Place of Death:
Cooperstown, New York
Education:
Yale University (expelled in 1805)

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