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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn





The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn


Mark Twain’s novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a novel about a young
boy’ s coming of age in the Missouri in the mid 1800‘s. It is the story of
Huck’s struggle to win freedom for himself and Jim, a run away slave. This novel
deals with numerous of social issues such as slavery and humanity morals and values .
Society believes that slaves should be treated as property; Huck, who had befriended a
runaway slave, sees Jim as a person, not property. Though out the novel Huck fights a
internal battle by deciding weather he should turn Jim in to the authorities because
society has told him what Jim is doing is wrong or should he help Jim escape the
precaution and humility of slavery because he knows in his heart what he is doing is
right. In the end, Huck Finn decides that he would rather disobey society's teachings
about slavery, than betray his friend by returning him to his previous condition .


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