Twain knew how powerful—and how dangerous—it can be to reach across a divide: why else write a book about an abused boy and a runaway slave surviving together?
"Seeing the World--and Colby--Through Mark Twain's Eyes,"
Colby Magazine: Vol. 103
, Article 9.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.colby.edu/colbymagazine/vol103/iss2/9