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By Jeffrey L. Amestoy

In 1834 Harvard dropout Richard Henry Dana Jr. grew to become a standard seaman, and shortly his Two Years sooner than the Mast became a vintage. Literary acclaim didn't erase the younger lawyer’s reminiscence of floggings he witnessed aboard send or undermine his vow to strive against injustice. Jeffrey Amestoy tells the tale of Dana’s choice to maintain that vow.

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In 1834 Harvard dropout Richard Henry Dana Jr. turned a typical seaman, and shortly his Years prior to the Mast turned a vintage. Literary acclaim didn't erase the younger lawyer’s reminiscence of floggings he witnessed aboard send or undermine his vow to strive against injustice. Jeffrey Amestoy tells the tale of Dana’s decision to maintain that vow.

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