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Penguin Island by Anatole France

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Penguin Island
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Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide
ISBN/ASIN: B000NX6BU2

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Anatole France spares no one in this satire about the birth, life and death of the Penguin empire. Starting from the baptism of the Penguins by St. Mael (and the associated debates in Heaven about the divine status of penguins) through the founding and subsequent fall of the empire, this story pokes fun at the Church, military, courts and every political movement known to man.

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