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Ben Hur

[ben hur]
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  1. a historical novel (1880) by Lew Wallace.
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  • "Ben-Hur" is interesting, and its characterization is fine and strong.

  • The patriarchs were the sheiks of the tribes, like sheik Ilderim in the story of "Ben-Hur."

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    Rev. Newton Marshall Hall

  • The whole world has placed “Ben-Hur” on a height of pre-eminence which no other novel of its time has reached.

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  • "Ben-Hur" adequately fulfills these two fundamental conditions.

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  • The whole world has placed "Ben-Hur" on a height of pre-eminence which no other novel of its time has reached.

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