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The Glory of the Coming: What Mine Eyes Have Seen of Americans in Action in This Year of Grace and Allied Endeavor (The Collected Works of Irvin S. Cobb - 61 Volumes)

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This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We be ...more
Hardcover, 463 pages
Published October 1st 1915 by Classic Publishers
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Alex
Dec 25, 2015 Alex rated it really liked it
This is a collection of essays / editorials from Irvin Cobb back to the United States while he was a correspondent journalist during The Great War (WW1). The first essay documenting his journey across the ocean captured the claustrophobia exerted by the German U-boat blockades.

Sometimes humorous, often poignant, these essays thrum with patriotic fervor and bolster the will and support of the readers of his column back across the ocean. Frequently filled with details of the everyday challenges an
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American author, humorist, editor and columnist from Paducah, Kentucky who relocated to New York during 1904, living there for the remainder of his life.

He wrote for the New York World, Joseph Pulitzer's newspaper, as the highest paid staff reporter in the United States.

Cobb also wrote more than 60 books and 300 short stories. Some of his works were adapted for silent movies. Several of his Judge
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