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The Eiffel Tower in the Final Paragraph

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Was the World Made for Man?, Mark Twain, 1903

Twain, Mark. “Was the World Made for Man?" Letters From The Earth: Uncensored Writings by Mark Twain, edited by Bernard Devoto. Harper Perennial, 2004.

Twain refers to the Eiffel Tower in the final paragraph in order to

A

indicate the artistic heights that man has reached.

B

compare its complexity with that of the evolutionary process.

C

indicate the fact that man, being at the "pinnacle" of the tower, is the most important.

D

give a visual example of the scale of time he's talking about.

E

create a link between the modern and prehistoric worlds.