Tales of the South Seas

Tales of the South Seas

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Driven to the South Seas by ill health, Stevenson could not close his eyes to the impact of colonialism, the 'stirabout of epochs and races, barbarisms and civilisations, virtues and crimes'. Setting his imaginative writings within the social and political contexts of his letters and essays from the South Seas, reveals the deepening and broadening of Stevenson's genius and his growing awareness of and anger at white exploitation. It was a society in which his love… (more)

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Publisher: Canongate Books (April 01, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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