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The Mysterious Island

A notable theme of this story is the perennial one of man vs. nature. Although the stranded colonists adapt remarkably well to life on the island, their natural environment still retains an air of...

Latest answer posted August 18, 2018 10:24 am UTC

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The Mysterious Island

In Jules Verne's The Mysterious Island, Bob Harvey is the captain of the pirate ship Speedy. With a crew mostly comprised of English ex-prisoners from the penal settlement on Norfolk Island, he has...

Latest answer posted June 16, 2019 2:22 am UTC

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The Mysterious Island

The Metamorphosis by Kafka is the story of a man who wakes up one morning having been transformed into a giant insect. The story works primarily on a metaphorical level. It is not intended as a...

Latest answer posted July 20, 2016 1:27 am UTC

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