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26th Dec '15 4:45:06 PM nombretomado
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The popularity of the books nosedived with the start of the Great Depression, which made the promises of [[HardWorkFallacy prosperity through hard work seem hollow]]--and the general public's taste in literature changed, making Horatio Alger's books feel dated and old-fashioned. But the influence of Horatio Alger's work on the concept of the AmericanDream is indisputable. Indeed, the RagsToRiches storyline he was famous for is sometimes referred to as a "Horatio Alger story".
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The popularity of the books nosedived with the start of the Great Depression, which made the promises of [[HardWorkFallacy prosperity through hard work seem hollow]]--and the general public's taste in literature changed, making Horatio Alger's books feel dated and old-fashioned. But the influence of Horatio Alger's work on the concept of the AmericanDream UsefulNotes/TheAmericanDream is indisputable. Indeed, the RagsToRiches storyline he was famous for is sometimes referred to as a "Horatio Alger story".
16th Oct '13 2:58:10 PM morenohijazo
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The popularity of the books nosedived with the start of the Great Depression, which made the promises of prosperity through hard work seem hollow--and the general public's taste in literature changed, making Horatio Alger's books feel dated and old-fashioned. But the influence of Horatio Alger's work on the concept of the American Dream is indisputable. Indeed, the RagsToRiches storyline he was famous for is sometimes referred to as a "Horatio Alger story".
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The popularity of the books nosedived with the start of the Great Depression, which made the promises of [[HardWorkFallacy prosperity through hard work seem hollow--and hollow]]--and the general public's taste in literature changed, making Horatio Alger's books feel dated and old-fashioned. But the influence of Horatio Alger's work on the concept of the American Dream AmericanDream is indisputable. Indeed, the RagsToRiches storyline he was famous for is sometimes referred to as a "Horatio Alger story".

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The popularity of the books nosedived with the start of the Great Depression, which made the promises of prosperity through hard work seem hollow--and the general public's taste in literature changed, making Horatio Alger's books feel dated and old-fashioned. But the influence of Horatio Alger's work on the concept of the American Dream is indisputable. Indeed, the RagsToRiches storyline he was famous for is sometimes referred to as a "Horatio Alger story".
5th Aug '13 1:57:44 PM SKJAM
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* {{Anvilicious}}--The narrator made absolutely sure the reader knew which aspects of the protagonist's behavior are good and which are to be deplored.
5th Aug '13 1:54:52 PM SKJAM
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* {{Anvilicious}}--The narrator made absolutely sure the reader knew which aspects of the protagonist's behavior are good and which are to be deplored.
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* {{Anvilicious}}--The narrator made absolutely sure the reader knew which aspects of the protagonist's behavior are good and which are to be deplored.
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