Examines the background against which the book was written and draws
parallels between events in the book and the history of the period. It is
the author's championing of the individual concepts of honor and morality,
illustrated by Jim in the face of slavers seeking his recapture that makes
this so satisfying and long lasting a work.
Exclusive Invitation to Present
Honorable Mention Lake Superior State University
LSSU was one of five finalists that were invited to present papers at the conference. The other universities that were invited were: Cornell University, Michigan Tech, Air Force Academy, and University of Puerto Rico.
2006 UPADI Pan American Federation of Engineering Societies Convention for Engineers