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The Melancholy

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Introduction

The melancholy hussar was set in the 19th century in 1801. This was a time were woman had no lives of there own and this show's the character of Phyllis in 'melancholy hussar'. Phyllis's father treats her as an object. She is not free to do what ever she wants because she is a woman. ...read more.

Middle

Life was very hard for men and woman because of migration, unemployment, rootlessness and instability. All these had made people very angry and this had caused racism. Crooks in 'of mice and men' also had a very hard life because he was black. Crooks wasn't wanted near the white men, which had led to racism. ...read more.

Conclusion

In melancholy hussar, the Napoleonic war was going on. The Napoleonic war was when France was at war against England. Germany were allies with England so Germany had sent some of their soldiers but the German soldiers had felt upset and lonely because they did not no English and they had no English friends to communicate with. This is what also had made them very homesick. ...read more.

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