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Mark Twain

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Huckleberry Finn

Mark Twain

Huckleberry Finn

Huckleberry Finn is Mark Twain's masterpiece

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Huckleberry Finn

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Sage

Mark Twain

Sage

Mark Twain became the sage of the country

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Sage

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Samuel Clemens

Mark Twain

Samuel Clemens

Sam Clemens decided to take on a new name, Mark Twain

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Samuel Clemens

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain Goes Abroad

Mark Twain

Mark Twain Goes Abroad

Twain traveled abroad with the idea that America is the center of the universe, not Europe

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Mark Twain Goes Abroad

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: American Speech

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Mark Twain: American Speech

Twain made American speech something to be admired.

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Mark Twain: American Speech

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: Arnt we Funny Animals?

Mark Twain

Mark Twain: Arnt we Funny Animals?

Hal Holbrook discusses how Twain's writing makes him feel.

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Mark Twain: Arnt we Funny Animals?

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: Dark, Depressive Streak

Mark Twain

Mark Twain: Dark, Depressive Streak

Twain's humor is always colored by the knowledge that horrible things can happen in life.

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Mark Twain: Dark, Depressive Streak

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: Hannibal, MO

Mark Twain

Mark Twain: Hannibal, MO

The idea of Place formed Mark Twain.

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Mark Twain: Hannibal, MO

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: Hartford House

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Mark Twain: Hartford House

Twain wanted to be rustic and a rebel, but also wealthy and successful.

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Mark Twain: Hartford House

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: Inclusion

Mark Twain

Mark Twain: Inclusion

Twain always included himself in all his human ridicule.

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Mark Twain: Inclusion

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: Innocents Abroad

Mark Twain

Mark Twain: Innocents Abroad

Innocents Abroad was a subscription book.

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Mark Twain: Innocents Abroad

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: Mississippi River

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Mark Twain: Mississippi River

The Mississippi River was a sacred place for Twain.

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Mark Twain: Mississippi River

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: Problem of Race

Mark Twain

Mark Twain: Problem of Race

Twain knew for America to be great, race had to be discussed.

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Mark Twain: Problem of Race

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: The Master of the Pause

Mark Twain

Mark Twain: The Master of the Pause

Twain was a genius of the stage

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Mark Twain: The Master of the Pause

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain Mark Twain: Triumph Through Tragedy

Mark Twain

Mark Twain: Triumph Through Tragedy

Twain rallies through personal tragedies

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Mark Twain: Triumph Through Tragedy

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Video thumbnail: Mark Twain The Anguish Underneath the Man

Mark Twain

The Anguish Underneath the Man

Under the boasting of Mark Twain was a great suffering.

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The Anguish Underneath the Man

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