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The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color-line--the relation of the darker to the lighter races of men in A ...
Language is simply alive, like an organism. We all tell each other this, in fact, when we speak of living languages, and I think w ...
Thus it appears that the sweltering inhabitants of Charleston and New Orleans, of Madras and Bombay and Calcutta, drink at my well ...
Give me the islands of the upper air,
all mountains
and the towering mountain trees.
He had brought a large map representing the sea,
Without the least vestige of land:
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What are the islands to me
if you are lost
...
It now appears that the negro race is, more than any other, susceptible of rapid civilization. The emancipation is observed, in th ...
It is essential that none of the other great powers shall secure these islands [Hawaii]. Such a possession would not consist with ...
What a prodigious growth this English race, especially the American branch of it, is having! How soon will it subdue and occupy al ...
It was a Maine lobster town--
each morning boatloads of hands
pushed off for granite
quarries on the islands.
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