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Roughing It

Quick Glance

70

incidents


This is the total number of profanity incidents in this 446 page book.

*Sexual and Violence incidents coming soon! We'll change this number once these incidents are included.

Author: Mark Twain
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Book Description:

The celebrated author of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn mixes fact and fiction in a rousing travelogue that serves as “a portrait of the artist as a young adventurer.”* In 1861, young Mark Twain found himself adrift as a newcomer in the Wild West, working as a civil servant, silver prospector, mill worker, and finally a reporter and traveling lecturer. Roughing It is the hilarious record of those early years traveling from Nevada to California to Hawaii, as Twain tried his luck at anything and everything—and usually failed. Twain’s encounters with tarantulas and donkeys, vigilantes and volcanoes, even Brigham Young, the Mormon leader, come to life with his inimitable mixture of reporting, social satire, and rollicking tall tales. With an Introduction by Elizabeth Frank* And a New Afterword by Mark Dawidziak

 

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Profanity

Mild Obscenities & Substitutions - 19 Incidents

g*sh, sh*z, d*mn*d, h*ll

Anatomical Terms - 12 Incidents

jack*ss, d*ck, *ss

Scatological Terms - 15 Incidents

bl**dy

Religious Profanities - None

Derogatory Terms - 24 Incidents

qu**r, n*gg*rs, n*gg*r, n*gr*, h*, g*y, f*g, ch*nk

Violence

Coming Soon

Sexual Content

Lust

Coming Soon

Making Out/Sex

Coming Soon

Homosexuality

Coming Soon

Miscellaneous

Coming Soon

Conversation Topics

16 Topics - 107 mentions of those topics

corpse, ghost, opium, torture, skull, skeleton, choke, kill, murder, beer, liquor, suicide, alcoholic, alcohol, cigar, drunk

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