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Marquesan Encounters

Melville and the Meaning of Civilization

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674493797

Publication Date: 11/28/1980

237 pages

11 halftones, 1 line illustration

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  • 1. Characters in Search of an Audience
  • 2. City on a Hill
  • 3. Liberating Satan’s Slaves
  • 4. Educating Nature’s Children
  • 5. Heart of Darkness
  • 6. What It Means to be a Cannibal
  • Concluding Metascientific Postscript
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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