Title: Do and Dare
A Brave Boy’s Fight for Fortune
Author: Horatio Alger, Jr.
Release Date: May, 2004 [EBook #5747] [Yes,
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Horatio Alger (1832-1899) was the American author of prodigiously popular and influential juvenile novels and biographies.Horatio Alger was born in Revere, Mass., the son of a Unitarian minister. The ...
Perhaps the quality which has been most closely identified with the American spirit is success. Success--upward mobility, material prosperity acquired through hard work and shrewd ability--has been fo...