Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
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New York : Penguin Books, 2014.
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The classic boyhood adventure tale, updated with a new introduction by noted Mark Twain scholar R. Kent Rasmussen and a foreword by Azar Nafisi, author of Reading Lolita in Tehran and The Republic of ImaginationIn recent years, neither the persistent effort to “clean up” the racial epithets in Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn nor its consistent use in the classroom have diminished, highlighting the novel’s wide-ranging influence and its continued importance in American society. An incomparable adventure story, it is a vignette of a turbulent, yet hopeful epoch in American history, defining the experience of a nation in voices often satirical, but always authentic.For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
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Book
Physical Desc:
xlvi, 345 pages : map ; 20 cm.
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English
ISBN:
9780143107323, 0143107321
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 3.5, 2 Points
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HL: High-Low
Lexile measure:
440

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxi - xxxv).
Description
"The classic boyhood adventure tale, updated with a new introduction by noted Mark Twain scholar R. Kent Rasmussen In recent years, neither the persistent effort to "clean up" the racial epithets in Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn nor its consistent use in the classroom have diminished, highlighting the novel's wide-ranging influence and its continued importance in American society. An incomparable adventure story, it is a vignette of a turbulent, yet hopeful epoch in American history, defining the experience of a nation in voices often satirical, but always authentic"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Twain, M., & Rasmussen, R. K. (2014). Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 and R. Kent, Rasmussen. 2014. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 and R. Kent, Rasmussen, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. New York: Penguin Books, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Twain, Mark, and R. Kent Rasmussen. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. New York: Penguin Books, 2014. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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