Talk:R. M. Ballantyne
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"Today, if you were to ask the typical man on the street if he had heard of the Christian author of 19th century boys' literature, less than one out of a thousand could respond positively."
I suggest that this particular passage is rewritten... Dreap 20:00, 18 September 2008 (UTC)Dreap
Added slave trade
I added a quote from the author about the American Slave trade. Truly inspiring. Enjoy!!!
Oct, 05, 2008, 11:37 AM
thoroughly healthy in tone
The Coral Island is the only one of Ballantyne's novels still read and remembered today
This is unverifiable, particularly as reprints of other Ballantyne novels such as "Martin Rattler" are still being sold. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 220.127.116.11 (talk) 08:54, 12 September 2014 (UTC)