A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court

by Mark Twain

ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP A nineteenth-century American travels back in time to sixth-century England in this darkly comic socialsatire.

  • Paperback
  • Pages: 480 pages
  • Average Rating: 3.75 out of 5
  • Published May 1st 2007 by Simon & Schuster
  • Original Title: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
  • ISBN: 1416534733 (ISBN13: 9781416534730)
  • Edition Language: English
  • Characters: Merlin
  • Hank Morgan
  • King Arthur

ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP A nineteenth-century American travels back in time to sixth-century England in this darkly comic social satire. THIS ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES: A concise introduction that gives the reader important background information; A chronology of the author’s life and work; A timeline of significant events that provides the book’s historical context; An outline of key themes and plot points to guide the reader’s own interpretations; Detailed explanatory notes; Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work; Discussion questions; A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader’s experience