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Frigate

John Wingate

Frigate

by John Wingate

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) John Wingate.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216p. :
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14987133M
    ISBN 100297776738
    OCLC/WorldCa7020805

    The poem “There is No Frigate Like a Book” by Emily Dickinson was initially published in , ten years after the poet’s death. You can enhance your understanding of the text by taking into consideration the following elements. The Salem Frigate book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A romantic adventure set on the United States frigate 'Essex.'/5.

      This book was winner of the Newbery Medal for best contribution to American children's literature (Unfortunately, Hawes died before the Medal was awarded). It focuses on an English lad named Philip Marsham in the s who signs up for duty on a by: 5. Relation This poem relates to all audiences. It relates to me because I use reading as a way of coping with tough situations around me. It allows me to travel to a world different from my own which is what Emily Dickinson is trying to say in "There is no Frigate like a Book".

    Storozhevoy (Russian: Сторожевой, "guardian" or "sentry") was a Soviet Navy Burevestnik-class anti-submarine frigate (NATO reporting name Krivak).The ship was attached to the Soviet Baltic Fleet and based in was involved in a mutiny in November “A Book” talks about taking the reader on adventures to distant lands far away, especially in the line: “There is no frigate like a book” (Dickinson, “A Book” l.1). This means that there is no better way to travel than a book. It is said that it will.


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The book is about how a government decides when to use force overseas, defend its rights against the world superpower, and enter the world by: Emily Dickinson, "There is no Frigate like a Book" from ( The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press,) Source: The Poems of Emily Dickinson Edited by.

There is no Frigate like a Book Introduction "There is no Frigate like a Book" was a hidden gem of Emily Dickinson's – it comes from a letter written inand was actually originally published in Volume I of her Letters (), not in a book of poems. From this undistinguished start, it went on to be one of Dickinson's best-known poems.

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A frigate (/ ˈ f r ɪ ɡ ə t /) is a type of warship, having various sizes and roles over time. In the 17th century, a frigate was any warship built for speed and maneuverability, the description often used being "frigate-built".

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Their variety allows for a broad range of ships tailored to different profiles. For example the Caldari Kestrel, while unable to mount guns, is able to mount four missile launchers and sports a comparatively large cargo hold. The Amarr Punisher. When Dickinson writes, “Frigate like a Book” (1), she is actually telling the reader that a book is an enormous transportation vessel, and that it is capable of moving information into the human mind the same way a giant ship transports people and goods across vast oceans.5/5(1).

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Honorable J. William Middendorf II (Special Introduction). "There is no Frigate like a Book" is a celebration of the power of reading.

Reading is the best way to escape and go out and "see" the world. In fact, the poem even slyly suggests that reading might be better than actual travel – after all, it immediately announces that "There is.

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