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The Old Man of the Morea

Theodoros Kolokotrones

The Old Man of the Morea

An Autobiography

by Theodoros Kolokotrones

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Published by Holy Cross Orthodox Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Religious,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsElizabeth M. Edmonds (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11435370M
    ISBN 100916586995
    ISBN 109780916586997

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    'The Old Man and the Sea' I finally got around to reading this beautiful masterpiece. I usually find it terribly cliche when people say a book changes there life but I must confess this simple story of a fisherman on a quest for a great fish changed my outlook on everything.   Directed by Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes. With Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson, Gary Oldman. A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind/10(K).

      'This Old Man' Looks Back On A Full Life Roger Angell's latest book is a collection of his writings from The New Yorker, centered on "This Old Man," his memorable essay about the pains and. The Old Man and the Sea is the story of an epic struggle between an old, seasoned fisherman and the greatest catch of his life. For eighty-four days, Santiago, an aged Cuban fisherman, has set out to sea and returned empty-handed. So conspicuously unlucky is he that the parents of his young, devoted apprentice and friend, Manolin, have forced the boy to leave the old man in order to fish in a.


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