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Teaching Mark Twain's adventures in love: How a rough-edged aspiring author courted a beautiful heiress

Mark Twain's adventures in love: How a rough-edged aspiring author courted a beautiful heiress

Richard Gunderman, Chancellor's Professor of Medicine, Liberal Arts, and Philanthropy, Indiana University
The Conversation

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

What makes a good partnership or marriage?
STANDARDS:
RI.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RI.2 - Main Ideas, RI.3 - People & Events

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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