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Afloat and ashore, or, A sailors life

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      • Contains also: Jeemes Simmuns fox hunt, p. [98]-100Microfiche. Louisville, KY : Lost Cause Press. 1967. microfiches. (Wright American fiction ; v. 1 (1774-1850) suppl., no. 7G)

        StatementF. Gleason
        PublishersF. Gleason
        LC Classifications1848
        The Physical Object
        Paginationxvi, 61 p. :
        Number of Pages97
        ID Numbers
        ISBN 10nodata
        2Wright American fiction -- v. 1 (1774-1850) suppl., no. 7G

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And yes, the number of times the n-word is used is painfully high. Cooper was a lifelong member of the Episcopal Church and contributed generously to it. Miles was one of those boys, and later, became one of those men.

As this is one of Cooper's later books, it's interesting to see the frustrations with American society seep into his writing. Describing the important contributions of sailors to the resistance movement against Great Britain and their experiences during the Revolutionary War, Gilje demonstrates that, while sailors recognized the ideals of the Revolution, their idea of liberty was far more individual in nature—often or through hard drinking and womanizing or joining a ship of their Afloat and ashore.

This sensational tale from action-adventure master James Fenimore Cooper takes the form of the life story of a rugged old sailor, Miles Wallingford. But, being a boy, he may not have had the consciousness to detail what orchestrated his decision, but we have a few clues.

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His historical romances draw a picture of frontier and American Indian life in the early American days which created a unique form of American literature.

Gilje discovers what liberty meant to an important group of common men in American society, those who lived and worked on the waterfront and aboard ships.

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And devoted he was, stowing away on the first ship Miles was assigned to. Miles spent some time Monday morning quarterbacking his decisions in that sphere. Other than this commentary, it's a fun sea tale.

He attended Yale University for three years, where he was a member of the Linonian Society. CHRIMP is the Navy's fundamental tool for life-cycle control and management Afloat and ashore HAZMAT, both ashore and afloat. Written late in his life, Cooper uses Wallingford, as his mouthpiece for his own personal complaints about New York society, and the irreligiousness of the New Republic.