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The trumpet-major, John Loveday, a soldier in the war with Buonaparte, and Robert his brother, first mate in the merchant service; a tale.

Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: New York, Harper, 1905.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hardy distrusted the application of nineteenth-century empiricism to history because he felt it marginalized important human elements. In The Trumpet Major, the tale of a woman courted by three competing suitors during the Napoleonic wars, he explores the subversive effects of ordinary human Hardy distrusted the application of nineteenth-century empiricism to history because he felt it marginalized important human  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.
Trumpet-major.
New York, Harper, 1905
(OCoLC)564544001
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Hardy
OCLC Number: 1098840
Description: viii, 384 pages illustrations 21 cm
Contents: The beauty myth --
Work --
Culture --
Religion --
Sex --
Hunger --
Violence --
Beyond the beauty myth.

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Hardy distrusted the application of nineteenth-century empiricism to history because he felt it marginalized important human elements. In The Trumpet Major, the tale of a woman courted by three competing suitors during the Napoleonic wars, he explores the subversive effects of ordinary human Hardy distrusted the application of nineteenth-century empiricism to history because he felt it marginalized important human elements.

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