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The Theme of Nationalism in "Pan Tadeusz" and "Gone with the Wind"

Summary: Explores the theme of Nationalism by comparing and contrasting Margaret Mitchell's "Gone With the Wind" and Adam Mickiewicz's "Pan Tadeusz."
Nationalism is defined as "loyalty and devotion to a nation; a sense of national consciousness exalting one nation above all others and placing primary emphasis on promotion of its culture and interests as opposed to those of other nations or supranational groups" in the Merriam Webster's Dictionary. This is a reoccurring theme in both Pan Tadeusz and Gone With the Wind. Adam Mickiewicz's Pan Tadeusz is an epic poem that takes place in Poland in the years of 1811 and 1812 while Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell is set in the American south between 1861 and 1871. Through the development of characters and their lifestyles and cultures the theme of nationalism is clearly revealed in both works. Similarities emerge in the way the characters place their priorities, the way they handle their problems, and in the way they show loyalty to their homes. Both works could be considered romantic and...

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