Mark Twain

  • 2002
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Conclusion of Ken Burns' biography of the author William Dean Howells called “the Lincoln of our letters.” Keith David narrates.

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Innocents Abroad
01:04 — Innocents Abroad was a subscription book. It made Mark Twain the most well sold writer in the world.
00:32 — Arthur Miller talks about how Twain always included himself in all his human ridicule.
Arnt we Funny Animals?
00:58 — Hal Holbrook discusses how Twain's writing makes him feel, and the empathy of Twain's writing.
00:42 — Every reporter wanted a quote from Twain on every event. He became the sage of the country.