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Mark Helprin

“We launch our souls from the cannons of art and discipline, and on any one night, hovering over the chimney tops of Europe, halfway to the stars, there are armies of brightly spinning spirits that have risen like fireworks, tethered to the souls of those men and women who, by reflection, mortification, and devotion, effortlessly outdazzle kings.”


Mark Helprin, A Soldier of the Great War
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A Soldier of the Great War A Soldier of the Great War by Mark Helprin
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