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Short History of the Far East

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Published by Macmillan in New York, NY .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Previous edition, 1951.

Statementby Kenneth Latourette.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 754 p.
Number of Pages754
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22840802M

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In one sense this is not peculiar to the Far East. It may be that the West, too, is suffering from the impact of a new scheme of life on its traditional institutions, and that the modern history of the West, too, is a study.Aug 07,  · In The Far and the Near by Thomas Wolfe we have the theme of isolation, experience, paralysis, connection, perception and regret.

Taken from his The Complete Short Stories collection the story is narrated in the third person by an unnamed narrator and from the beginning of the story it becomes clear to the reader that Wolfe may be exploring the theme of isolation.