Abstract – scaricare il file per l'appunto completo Samuel Langhorn Clemens was born in 1835 at Florida, Missouri, and was
brought up at Hannibal, a small town on the river Mississippi, where his family moved when he was four years old. After his father’s death in 1847, he was apprenticed as a printer to his brother Orion. From 1853 he got a basic training in realism by travelling widely in the Eastern States and in the West, and by reporting for small-town newspapers. He also worked as a miner and a steamboat – segue nel file da scaricare