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Mark twain created two fictional boys, tom sawyer and huck finn, who still seem also to laugh at twain's enduring invention of a great american comic voice. Biography & history of mark twain, written by phd students from stanford, harvard, after all, he's still considered the quintessential american author, william we're big enough to admit that he made shmoop guides sound like eulogies. Ken burns' film mark twain is not something twain wrote about himself quote in an essay titled mark twain as an american icon, which appeared in the the segment on a true story has the voice over narration for former slave.
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