The Light in the Clearing: A Tale of the North Country in the Time of Silas

The Light in the Clearing: A Tale of the North Country in the Time of Silas

by Irving Bacheller

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The Light in the Clearing: A Tale of the North Country in the Time of Silas by Irving Bacheller

One self-contained, Homeric figure, of the remote countryside in which I was born, had the true Spirit of Democracy and shed its light abroad in the Senate of the United States and the Capitol at Albany. He carried the candle of the Lord. It led him to a height of self-forgetfulness achieved by only two others-Washington and Lincoln. Yet I have been surprised by the profound and general ignorance of this generation regarding the career of Silas Wright, of whom Whittier wrote these lines:

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ISBN-13: 9781523857746
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 04/25/2016
Pages: 148
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.32(d)

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