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White Jacket or The World on a Man-of-War

by Herman Melville

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by IndyPublish .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Classics,
  • Sea Stories,
  • Fiction-Classics,
  • Sea & Ocean

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8492090M
    ISBN 101421923009
    ISBN 109781421923000

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Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. White Jacket; Or, The World on a Man-of-War by Herman Melville - Free Ebook Project In fact, the subtitle of 'White-Jacket' is 'The World in a Man-of-War'. This is an interesting idea for an allegory and, in many ways, Melville suceeds.

Using the events on the man-of-war Neversink, Melville draws many parallels to society in general and human justice in :// (introduction by james k. white) first page: white jacket. the world in a man of war. by herman melville. author of "typee," "omoo," and "moby dick" new york.

united states book company. 5 and 7 east sixteenth street. chicago: & wabash ave. copyright, by elizabeth s. Herman Melville wrote White-Jacket; or, The World in a Man-of-War during two months of intense work in the summer of He drew upon his memories of naval life, having spent fourteen months as an ordinary seaman aboard a frigate as it sailed the Pacific and  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Genre Fiction.

White Jacket or, the World in a Man-of-War Quotes Showing of 6 “The Past is the textbook of tyrants; the Future is the Bible of the Free.” ― Herman Melville, White-Jacket "White Jacket" is also full of long passages of reflection about navy life and the ambiguities of human nature.

In many places, the book becomes almost more a long essay than a novel. The book tells the story about an individual and about a world and microcosm. The book is narrated by "White-Jacket", and the reader never learns his  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Genre Fiction.

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White jacket, or, A world in a man-of-war. [Herman Melville; Monica Elias; Donald David] -- White Jacket, or The World in a Man-of-War, was understandably acclaimed for its authenticity when it was first published insince Herman Melville drew upon his own experiences serving on a   This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as :// ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages ; 21 cm. Contents: Introduction / Elizabeth Hardwick --Ch. Jacket --Ch. rd-Bound --Ch. 3.A Glance at the principal Divisions, into which a Man-of-war's Crew is divided --Ch.

Chase --Ch. Chase on a Spanish Quarter-deck --Ch. Quarter-deck Officers, Warrant Officers, and This is a tale based on Melville's experiences aboard the USS United States from to It comments on the harsh and brutal realities of service in the US Navy at that time, but beyond this the narrator has created for the reader graphic symbols for cla   White-Jacket; or, The World in a Man-of-War: Publishing history of the first American and British editions Excerpts from the book Contemporary criticism and reviews.

Publishing History First British edition published Janu by Richard Bentley, London. First American edition published Ma by Harper & Brothers, New New York: Harper & Brothers, First American Edition. Hardcover. First printing. Octavo (19cm.); publisher's slate blind-embossed A cloth,   White-Jacket; Or, The World in a Man-of-War English.

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Hardcover New York. by Melville, Herman. New York: United States Book Company, Hardcover. Very good. Melville's fifth book, which is based on his fourteen months service in the United States Navy, aboard the frigate USS "Neversink" (actually the USS United States).

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