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The Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm - How Six Men Got On in the World Summary & Analysis

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How Six Men Got On in the World Summary

A man is discharged from the king's army and is disappointed with the three farthings he gets for pay. He decides to get together a group of men who will help him get all of the treasure of the country. His five companions all have special talents that help the man win all of the wealth of the kingdom. This wealth is split among the six companions.

How Six Men Got On in the World Analysis

Supernatural powers are the focus of this story. It is by finding friends with supernatural powers that this lone army man is able to outsmart a king. Dismissed from the army with only a small stipend, the man is determined to earn riches worthy of his sacrifice. He ends up with the riches...

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