The seven seas

The seven seas

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by Rudyard Kipling
     
 

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The Seven Seas is a bitter, disillusioned series of poems centred on Britain's role in colonialism and Empire building. With reverberating lyrics and powerful imagery, Kipling writes of the ruthless means that were often employed to add nations to the glorious Empire, and the subsequent effects upon these colonised nations. Though disturbing and unsettling in theme,…  See more details below

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The Seven Seas is a bitter, disillusioned series of poems centred on Britain's role in colonialism and Empire building. With reverberating lyrics and powerful imagery, Kipling writes of the ruthless means that were often employed to add nations to the glorious Empire, and the subsequent effects upon these colonised nations. Though disturbing and unsettling in theme, Kipling's lyrical dexterity makes these poems strangely compelling reading.

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ISBN-13:
2940020833395
Publisher:
New York : Appleton
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
168 KB

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The Seven Seas 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A port that is frequented by Navy officers and pirates alike.
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