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Written by gianni
(5/11/2013 11:53 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Whilst agreeing with what you say Gianni, ..., penned by Jim Morris
... we don't really need to know all the history around her times -- indeed, some have sneered at her work for not directly addressing the monstrous goings-on on the Continent while her characters were prancing around in ballrooms; for not directly addressing British ships raiding American ships to forcibly recruit sailors; for not directly addressing British slave ships providing the colonies with Africans to do the uglier work of commercial agriculture.
I, on the other hand, being well acquainted with all this, am quite able to appreciate, and even love, her work dissecting human interactions at the most intimate personal levels.
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