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My Life and Hard Times

The Night the Ghost Got In, is a short story, written by James Thurber. It is a fictionalized account of a night in his childhood. On the night of November, 17 1915, Thurber is taking a bath and...

Latest answer posted November 15, 2014, 12:41 pm (UTC)

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My Life and Hard Times

In his humorous autobiographical work My Life and Hard Times, James Thurber describes several peculiar encounters with a military figure ironically named General Littlefield. Littlefield’s name is...

Latest answer posted September 21, 2011, 3:22 pm (UTC)

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My Life and Hard Times

In his autobiographical volume titled My Life and Hard Times, the American humorist James Thurber mocks various aspects of his experiences as a student at Ohio State University. In general, he...

Latest answer posted August 22, 2011, 4:45 am (UTC)

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My Life and Hard Times

My Life and Hard Times is a collection of stories that don’t take life too seriously. However, there are some serious social themes. Family members are people we love and tolerate no matter how...

Latest answer posted October 16, 2012, 7:57 pm (UTC)

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My Life and Hard Times

In the “University Days” chapter from his autobiographical work My Life and Hard Times, James Thurber describes a fellow student named Bolenciecwez, who would come directly from a physics class to...

Latest answer posted September 30, 2011, 8:45 am (UTC)

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My Life and Hard Times

James Thurber creates a memorable comic persona in the “University Days” section of his autobiographical work My Life and Hard Times. This persona contributes to the humor and effectiveness of the...

Latest answer posted September 21, 2011, 4:28 am (UTC)

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My Life and Hard Times

In his autobiographical work titled My Life and Hard Times, James Thurber humorously describes his inability to see the cell structures of plants while trying to view those structures with a...

Latest answer posted September 29, 2011, 3:45 pm (UTC)

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