Tag Archives: Jack London

Too bad to be true

Sir Thomas More, a scholar, lawyer and statesman published a novel in 1516 describing a perfect civilization. According to the book, this too real to be true society existed on an imaginary island that he dubbed Utopia. ¬†Of course More … Continue reading

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The distant lands of home

In grade school I would skim the readers for something intriguing, passing over stories of everyday American life and fun science facts for narratives about other countries. As ¬†junior high student I soaked up Jules Verne adventures in distant places … Continue reading

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