- Words: 5266
- Length: 15 Pages
- Topic: Literature
- Paper #: 8084380
Richard Hughes: A High Wind in Jamaica
This story, the first novel by Richard Hughes, takes place in the 19th Century, and mixes the diverse subjects of humor, irony, satire, pirates, sexuality and children into a very interesting tale, with many sidebar stories tucked into the main theme.
The first part of the story has an eerily familiar ring and meteorological link with the December, 2004 tsunami-related disaster in Asia. In A