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Innocents abroad.

Mark Twain

Innocents abroad.

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Twain later incorporated parts of the letters into The Innocents Abroad, probably the most famous travel book ever written by an American, but every letter was drastically revised to appeal to the more refined taste of eastern readers/5(12).

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The Innocents Abroad Book Summary and Study Guide. Mark Twain Booklist Mark Twain Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Innocents Abroad; Mark Twain was already a famous author when he undertook a journey from the United States to Europe, the Middle East, and Hawaii, and he had long-ago demonstrated his journalistic skills.

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Innocents Abroad; or, The New Pilgrim's Progress Published inthis account of a trip east to the Old World was a great popular success. Within its first year it sold o copies, and it remained the best-selling of MT's books throughout his lifetime. Twain’s descriptions in Innocents Abroad gave evidence to Jeremiah’s prophecy of destruction of the Holy Land, followed by an end to desolation.

Jeremiah prophesied in and in the Book of Lamentations that “This whole land shall be a desolate ruin.” Echoing the Biblical words, Twain wrote, “Palestine sits in sackcloth and ashes. Summary: Based on a series of letters Mark Twain wrote from Europe to newspapers in San Francisco and New York as a roving correspondent, The Innocents Abroad () is a burlesque of the sentimental travel books popular in the mid-nineteenth century.

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Innocents Abroad book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Protestant missionaries in Latin America. Colonial civilizers in /5. ''The Innocents Abroad'' is Mark Twain's account of a journey through various sites in the Middle East and parts of Europe.

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Twain’s fresh and humorous perspective on hallowed European landmarks lacked reverence. In JuneMark Twain set sail for Europe and the Holy Land. Twain recorded this adventurous trip and later turned it into The Innocents Abroad. This book became so popular overseas that it would propel him into an international star.

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The Innocents Abroad is one of the most prominent and influential travel books ever written about Europe and the Holy Land. In it, the collision of the American "New Barbarians" and the European "Old World" provides much comic fodder for Mark Twain--and a remarkably perceptive lens on the human condition/5(K).

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