Billy Budd and Other Stories

Billy Budd and Other Stories

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Known best for his avant-garde and modernistic style, Herman Melville's stories come together in the compilation "Billy Budd and Other Stories." In "Billy Budd, Foretopman," Melville returns to the sea life and describes the tale of a well-liked sailor who is wrongly convicted of trying to enact mutiny against the ship's master at arms. Billy Budd accidentally kills his superior during a fight, and he is sentenced to death and hung in front of the whole crew. It… (more)

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Publisher: Publishing (February 01, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 182 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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