By Mark Twain
While Connecticut mechanic and foreman Hank Morgan is knocked subconscious, he wakes to not the usual scenes of nineteenth-century the US yet to the bewildering attractions and sounds of sixth-century Camelot. even supposing careworn in the beginning and fast imprisoned, he quickly realises that his wisdom of the longer term can rework his destiny. accurately predicting a sun eclipse from within his legal mobile, Morgan terrifies the folk of britain into freeing him and rapidly establishes himself because the strongest magician within the land, enhanced than Merlin and drastically favorite via Arthur himself. however the Connecticut Yankee needs for greater than easily a spot on the around desk. quickly, he starts off a much better fight: to convey American democratic beliefs to previous England. complicated and engaging, A Connecticut Yankee is a darkly comedian attention of the character of human nature and society.
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