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May 19, 1864, Plymouth, N.H.), American novelist and short- story writer who was
a master of the allegorical and symbolic tale. One of the greatest fiction writers in
American literature, he is best-known for The Scarlet Letter (1850) and The ...
Turkey, from 1224 to 1269; the account of his travels in western and central Asia,
written by Kirakos Gandzaketsi, ... Ltd She left her husband, a middle-aged
clergyman, for the stage, supporting herself also by writing and adapting works
for the ...
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found in that order historiography, the writing of history, especially the writing of
history based on the critical examination of sources, the selection of particulars ...
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