What Is Man? And Other Essays (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

What Is Man? And Other Essays (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by Mark Twain
     
 

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Published in 1917, this collection contains some of Twain's most notable essays.  In the title essay, first published in 1906, a young man and an old man debate the question of free will and determinism.  Other essays include "As Concerns Interpreting the Deity" and the notorious "Is Shakespeare Dead?"


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Published in 1917, this collection contains some of Twain's most notable essays.  In the title essay, first published in 1906, a young man and an old man debate the question of free will and determinism.  Other essays include "As Concerns Interpreting the Deity" and the notorious "Is Shakespeare Dead?"


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411436435
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
02/08/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
324
Sales rank:
1,011,649
File size:
902 KB

Meet the Author

Mark Twain (1835-1910), born Samuel Langhorne Clemens, is said to be America’s greatest humorist. William Faulkner called him the father of American literature. Ernest Hemmingway added, “all modern American literature stems from one book by Mark Twain.” He was referring to Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
November 30, 1835
Date of Death:
April 21, 1910
Place of Birth:
Florida, Missouri
Place of Death:
Redding, Connecticut

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What Is Man And Other Essays 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Its summary is way diffrent than the book the book just says how mark twain is a diffrent typw of man
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