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The Triumph of Nationalism/The House Dividing
Topic: Culture of the Common ManTopic: Cult of DomesticityTopic: ReligionTopic: ExpansionTopic: America in 1850
Topic: Culture of the Common Man
Overview of Triumph of Nationalism
Resource Menu: Culture of the Common Man
Text 1. Andrew Jackson
Text 2. Mark Twain
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Text 3. Thomas W. Dorr
Text 4. Mechanics/Workers
Text 5. Richard Allen and David Walker
Text 6. Nathaniel Hawthorne
Text 7. James Fenimore Cooper
Text 8. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Text 9. John C. Calhoun
Text 10. Walt Whitman

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2.  Mark Twain, chapters 21 and 22 from The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, 1885

Mark Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Note: On this page, scroll down and click "Huck Finn, chapter by chapter." From this page, scroll down to chapters 21 and 22.


Mark Twain in His Times
Stephen Railton, Department of English, University of Virginia


If you choose to print this text:
-   Print directly from the site.
-   Length: Ch. 21, 8 pages; Ch. 22, 4 pages.


Direct links to Ch. 21 and Ch. 22

Biography and links, from the Library of Congress

The Mark Twain site of Jim Zwick

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