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The Day's Work
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0140184090, Paperback)This collection contains twelve stories that focus on the value of work, the sea, animals, children, England, and America, including "A Walking Delegate," "The Bridge-Builders," "The Tomb of His Ancestors," and "William the Conquerer," among others.
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Kipling uses a series of short stories to examine labour and employment in a variety of different industries such as shippping, transport and bridge building. His writings deal with eternal themes like family dependency, obedience and loyalty.