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Following the Equator : a Journey Around the World.

Author: Mark Twain
Publisher: Auckland : Floating Press, 1897.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Following the Equator is an account by Mark Twain of his travels through the British Empire in 1895. He chose his route for opportunities to lecture on the English language and recoup his finances, impoverished due to a failed investment. He recounts and criticizes the racism, imperialism and missionary zeal he encountered on his travels - and all with his particular brand of wit.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain
ISBN: 9781601290397 160129039X 9781775567028 1775567028 9781775414445 1775414442
OCLC Number: 536214816
Description: 1 online resource (675 pages)

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Following the Equator is an account by Mark Twain of his travels through the British Empire in 1895. He chose his route for opportunities to lecture on the English language and recoup his finances, impoverished due to a failed investment. He recounts and criticizes the racism, imperialism and missionary zeal he encountered on his travels - and all with his particular brand of wit.

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