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by Jonathan Swift

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Illustrate Gulliver's experiences and interactions from book 3 and book 4 of Swift's Gulliver's Travels.

In parts 3 and 4 of Gulliver's Travels, Gulliver visits several locations. He learns of the barbaric threats made by the privileged residents of Laputa against the residents of Balnibarbi, and he visits the grand academy of Lagado and finds their ridiculous experiments quite interesting. He also meets the Houyhnhnms, the humanoid and vulgar Yahoos that disgust him, and the ghosts of many historical figures.

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In part 3, Gulliver goes to several different places, unlike the previous two books which mostly focus on his experiences in just one place. When he first arrives in Laputa, he is surprised to learn that many people have servants whose job it is to "flap" them in the mouth with a balloon when they ought to speak or in the ear when they ought to listen. It seems that the Laputians are so intellectual, so thoughtful, that they actually need to be reminded to attend to conversations in which they are to take part.

The king of Laputa, which is a floating island, controls and subdues the people who live on the land beneath it by threatening to drop down upon them or to hover above them permanently and block out the sun. Gulliver is permitted to visit the grand...

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