Marmee. In "Little Women", Marmee encourages her daughters to give their breakfasts to a poor family on Christmas morning.
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Kurt Vonnegut. Kurt Vonnegut's classic novel "Slaughterhouse Five" was published in 1969.
1949. "Nineteen Eighty-Four" occurs in the fictional super-state of Oceania.
Passing Off Ideas As One's Own. Plagiarism is not a crime as there is no statute in civil or criminal courts.
Suze Orman. "The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom" was written in 1998.
Petrarch. Petrarch was crowned a poet laureate on holy ground in Rome on April 8, 1341.
Sharecroppers. John Steinbeck won both a Pulitzer Prize and a Nobel Prize for his novel, "The Grapes of Wrath".