Blood on the River Book PDF

Blood on the River

  • Author : Elisa Lynn Carbone
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre : Indians of North America
  • Pages : 237
  • ISBN : 1428768971

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Blood on the River Book Description :

Traveling to the New World in 1606 as the page to Captain John Smith, twelve-year-old orphan Samuel Collier settles in the new colony of James Town, where he must quickly learn to distinguish between friend and foe.

Blood on the River Book PDF

Blood on the River

  • Author : Elisa Carbone
  • Publisher : Turtleback Books
  • Release Date : 2007-11-01
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 237
  • ISBN : 1417787155

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Blood on the River Book Description :

Traveling to the New World in 1606 as the page to Captain John Smith, twelve-year-old orphan Samuel Collier settles in the new colony of James Town, where he must quickly learn to distinguish between friend and foe.

Blood on the River Book PDF

Blood on the River

  • Author : Elisa Carbone
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007-09-20
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9781440684388

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Blood on the River Book Description :

Twelve-year-old Samuel Collier is a lowly commoner on the streets of London. So when he becomes the page of Captain John Smith and boards the Susan Constant, bound for the New World, he can’t believe his good fortune. He’s heard that gold washes ashore with every tide. But beginning with the stormy journey and his first contact with the native people, he realizes that the New World is nothing like he imagined. The lush Virginia shore where they establish the colony of James Town is both beautiful and forbidding, and it’s hard to know who’s a friend or foe. As he learns the language of the Algonquian Indians and observes Captain Smith’s wise diplomacy, Samuel begins to see that he can be whomever he wants to be in this new land.

River of My Blood Book PDF

River of My Blood

  • Author : Selina Hossain
  • Publisher : Rupa Publications India
  • Release Date : 2016-03-01
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN : 8129137348

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River of My Blood Book Description :

River of My Blood is a gripping tale of love and loss. The novel chronicles the life of Boori, a wild wisp of a girl as she hopscotches into adulthood and married life with an older relative, faces the stigma of being infertile and then tries to come to terms with the birth of a deaf and dumb boy. Her private wounds reflect national traumas as Haldi, her East Pakistan village is swept by Muktijuddho-the nine month-long bloody war of independence from which Bangladesh emerged as a sovereign state in 1971. Caught in the spiral of violence, powerless against the brutality of the Pakistani army, the young widow faces the most momentous choice she has ever had to make. One of the most compelling accounts to emerge on war, women's rights and patriarchy, River of My Blood is certain to stay with the reader long after the last page has been turned.

The River where Blood is Born Book PDF

The River where Blood is Born

  • Author : Sandra Jackson-Opoku
  • Publisher : One World
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 401
  • ISBN : 034542476X

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The River where Blood is Born Book Description :

The great river goddess and the ancestor mothers watch over their descendants as they are kidnapped from Africa and forced into slavery, and as they escape slavery and struggle to survive in a land in which they are despised

A River of Royal Blood Book PDF

A River of Royal Blood

  • Author : Amanda Joy
  • Publisher : G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Genre : JUVENILE FICTION
  • Pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780525518587

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A River of Royal Blood Book Description :

Seventeen-year-old Eva must harness the magick inside her to defeat her older sister, Isadore, as well as other forces, and win the crown in the Queendom of Myre--or die trying.

Blood River Book PDF

Blood River

  • Author : Tim Butcher
  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2009-09-01
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780802144331

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Blood River Book Description :

The author recounts his quest through the Congo as he retraced the 1874 expedition of explorer H.M. Stanley to map the Congo River, aided by characters ranging from U.N. aid workers to a pygmy-rights advocate.

Blood  the River of Life Book PDF

Blood the River of Life

  • Author : Jake Page
  • Publisher : U.S.News & World Report Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1981
  • Genre : Blood
  • Pages : 163
  • ISBN : UOM:39015009864698

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Blood the River of Life Book Description :

Presents scientific information and miscellaneous facts on human blood.

The River Was Dyed with Blood Book PDF

The River Was Dyed with Blood

  • Author : Brian Steel Wills
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release Date : 2014-03-17
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780806146058

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The River Was Dyed with Blood Book Description :

The battlefield reputation of Confederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest, long recognized as a formidable warrior, has been shaped by one infamous wartime incident. At Fort Pillow in 1864, the attack by Confederate forces under Forrest’s command left many of the Tennessee Unionists and black soldiers garrisoned there dead in a confrontation widely labeled as a “massacre.” In The River Was Dyed with Blood, best-selling Forrest biographer Brian Steel Wills argues that although atrocities did occur after the fall of the fort, Forrest did not order or intend a systematic execution of its defenders. Rather, the general’s great failing was losing control of his troops. A prewar slave trader and owner, Forrest was a controversial figure throughout his lifetime. Because the attack on Fort Pillow—which, as Forrest wrote, left the nearby waters “dyed with blood”—occurred in an election year, Republicans used him as a convenient Confederate scapegoat to marshal support for the war. After the war he also became closely associated with the spread of the Ku Klux Klan. Consequently, the man himself, and the truth about Fort Pillow, has remained buried beneath myths, legends, popular depictions, and disputes about the events themselves. Wills sets what took place at Fort Pillow in the context of other wartime excesses from the American Revolution to World War II and Vietnam, as well as the cultural transformations brought on by the Civil War. Confederates viewed black Union soldiers as the embodiment of slave rebellion and reacted accordingly. Nevertheless, Wills concludes that the engagement was neither a massacre carried out deliberately by Forrest, as charged by a congressional committee, nor solely a northern fabrication meant to discredit him and the Confederate States of America, as pro-Southern apologists have suggested. The battle-scarred fighter with his homespun aphorisms was neither an infallible warrior nor a heartless butcher, but a product of his time

Novel Unit for Blood on the River Book PDF

Novel Unit for Blood on the River

  • Author : Middle Novel
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2014-05-04
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 64
  • ISBN : 1499360738

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Novel Unit for Blood on the River Book Description :

This is a combined literature and grammar unit that contains everything you need to teach the novel and more! Included in the unit are pre-reading, active-reading and post-reading activities with grammar lessons, literary activities, a literary terms matching quiz, a final essay test with grading rubric, and other activities just for fun!

The River of Blood Book PDF

The River of Blood

  • Author : Intirā Pārttacārati
  • Publisher : New Delhi : Vikas
  • Release Date : 1979
  • Genre : Insurgency
  • Pages : 197
  • ISBN : UVA:X030224790

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The River of Blood Book Description :

A novel, set in Tamil Nadu, 1969, based on an incident involving Harijans.

Blood on the Forge Book PDF

Blood on the Forge

  • Author : William Attaway
  • Publisher : New York Review of Books
  • Release Date : 2013-12-11
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 264
  • ISBN : 9781590178089

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Blood on the Forge Book Description :

This brutally gripping novel about the African-American Great Migration follows the three Moss brothers, who flee the rural South to work in industries up North. Delivered by day into the searing inferno of the steel mills, by night they encounter a world of surreal devastation, crowded with dogfighters, whores, cripples, strikers, and scabs. Keenly sensitive to character, prophetic in its depiction of environmental degradation and globalized labor, Attaway's novel is an unprecedneted confrontation with the realities of American life, offering an apocalyptic vision of the melting pot not as an icon of hope but as an instrument of destruction. Blood on the Forge was first published in 1941, when it attracted the admiring attention of Richard Wright and Ralph Ellison. It is an indispensable account of a major turning point in black history, as well as a triumph of individual style, charged with the concentrated power and poignance of the blues.

The Last Quarter of the Moon Book PDF

The Last Quarter of the Moon

  • Author : Chi Zijian
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2013-01-17
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9781448137589

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The Last Quarter of the Moon Book Description :

‘A long-time confidante of the rain and snow, I am ninety years old. The rain and snow have weathered me, and I too have weathered them’. At the end of the twentieth-century an old woman sits among the birch trees and thinks back over her life, her loves, and the joys and tragedies that have befallen her family and her people. She is a member of the Evenki tribe who wander the remote forests of north-eastern China with their herds of reindeer, living in close sympathy with nature at its most beautiful and cruel. An idyllic childhood playing by the river ends with her father’s death and the growing realisation that her mother’s and uncle’s relationship is not as simple as she thought. Then, in the 1930s, the intimate, secluded world of the tribe is shattered when the Japanese army invades China. The Evenki cannot avoid being pulled into the brutal conflict which marks the first step towards the end of their isolation... In The Last Quarter of the Moon, prize-winning novelist Chi Zijian, creates a dazzling epic about an extraordinary woman bearing witness not just to the stories of her tribe but also to the transformation of China.

Blood on the Tartan Book PDF

Blood on the Tartan

  • Author : Chris Holmes
  • Publisher : Chris Holmes
  • Release Date : 2007-10
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 268
  • ISBN : 0978713982

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Blood on the Tartan Book Description :

Catherine Ross rallies her neighbors to openly resist the mass evictions, which empty the glens of her people and replace them with sheep. Constable Ian Macgregor finds duty conflicts with his love for Catherine.

The Vision of All Book PDF

The Vision of All

  • Author : Curtis A. Routley
  • Publisher : Author House
  • Release Date : 2011-11-21
  • Genre : Religion
  • Pages : 132
  • ISBN : 9781463427566

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The Vision of All Book Description :

The Vision Of All is the first book to contain a sequential flow of Bible Prophecy. It does not contain the doctrines and traditions of men. Reanalyzing the foundational scriptures for the doctrine of the revival of the Roman Empire; it asks the one question whose answer completely destroys the doctrine and leads to the identity given by the Lord Himself: the King of Assyria who will be the ruler of the union of Syria and Iraq. You see, native born Roman citizens did not destroy the temple, Jerusalem, and the nation of Israel. The Lord Himself said (Isaiah 7:14-20) that Assyrians and Egyptians would do this job after the son was born of the virgin. Since the word of the Lord is true, Assyrians and Egyptians came to do the job. Were they Roman soldiers when they came? Yes they were. The Roman General Titus used the Tenth Fretensis from Damascus, Syria, and the Fifteenth Appolonaris from Alexandria, Egypt. Were they Roman citizens when they came? Yes they were, but only by means of draft inducement. Goodby revival of the Roman Empire. Hello, King of Assyria. The second ‘Lord Himself’ passage likewise does away with the doctrine of Rapture Next theology. (1 Thessalonians 4:13-18) Verses 16 and 17 clearly read the ‘catching up’ follows ‘the dead in Christ rising first’. So the answer to the question of “When does the Rapture occur?” was always easy, it was after the Resurrection. Martha knew the resurrection took place “on the last day.”(John 11:22-24) Even the Lord said He would raise them up on the last day. (John 6:38-40) I do not believe the Lord God of Creation was confused about what He said; so end your confusion and believe what He said. Then prophecy is simple.

The Tortured Smile Book PDF

The Tortured Smile

  • Author : Jeffrey C. Armstrong
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2011-02-23
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 300
  • ISBN : 9781456724474

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The Tortured Smile Book Description :

As children, many of us have had dreams and aspirations of what we hoped to achieve in our future. But for some of us, we only hoped that our tortured lives are nothing but a mere dream. However, for Kelly Anderson, this hope is too much to ask because her nightmares are indeed real. As long as she can remember, Kelly had been surrounded by violence and dysfunction. Having a mother who was emotionally unavailable and a father who was a violent alcoholic, it is no wonder Kelly felt abandoned and alone the first time she was raped. But Kelly would soon learn that her only escape from her torture is by death. This is the true story, based on actual events, of a childs struggle to cope with the pain and confusion of physical and sexual abuse. In this disturbing story, you will experience life through the eyes of the victims as well as the victimizers. You will follow Kellys quest to find love, freedom and serenity amid so much turmoil. You will feel Kellys pain and understand what really lies beneath: THE TORTURED SMILE

The Fourth Angel Book PDF

The Fourth Angel

  • Author : Peter G. Tsouras
  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2007-12-01
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 161
  • ISBN : 9781555847272

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The Fourth Angel Book Description :

From the New York Times–bestselling author of City of Night: a “powerful work that may very well be Rechy’s best” (Kirkus Reviews). Compelling and ferociously relevant, The Fourth Angel is the story of four teenagers playing deadly games with drugs, sex, and one another. Behind a facade of tough cynicism, on a raging search for kicks, they explore the hot, dusty city, bent on trouble. There are three “angels”—Shell, Cob, and Manny—and their recruit Jerry, who becomes the fourth. Hovering in that uncertain limbo between childhood and adulthood, the four angels maintain a precarious balance among themselves and with the outside world. Each one is today’s street kid: still tinged with innocence and capable of beauty, but at the same time, full of rage and violence, attempting to conceal an ugly past. Praise for John Rechy “Rechy shows great comic and tragic talent. He is truly a gifted novelist.” —Christopher Isherwood, author and playwright “His tone rings absolutely true, is absolutely his own, and he has the kind of discipline which allows him a rare and beautiful recklessness. He tells the truth, and tells it with such passion that we are forced to share in the life he conveys. This is a most humbling and liberating achievement.” —James Baldwin, novelist, playwright, and activist “Fresh, beautiful, totally courageous and totally cool, passionate . . . His uncompromising honesty as a gay writer has provoked as much fear as admiration . . . John Rechy doesn’t fit into categories. He transcends them. His individual vision is unique, perfect, loving and strong.” —Carolyn See, author of Dreaming: Hard Luck and Good Times in America

Graphic Organizers for Blood on the River Jamestown  1607 Book PDF

Graphic Organizers for Blood on the River Jamestown 1607

  • Author : Creativity in the Classroom
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2015-05-27
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 26
  • ISBN : 1514107619

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Graphic Organizers for Blood on the River Jamestown 1607 Book Description :

I hope you enjoy using these colorful graphic organizers for this book. Answers are included for the following elements: parts of speech, point of view, setting, tone, theme, mood, plot summary, protagonist, conflict, and the climax. If you do not have the ability to print in color or prefer not to, they may be printed in black and white. This 20 page unit includes the following graphic organizers: Character Study Comparing and Contrasting the Setting to Where I Live Author Study Sequence of Events Cause and Effect Chapter Details A Picture of Your Favorite Event Main Idea Rising and Falling Action Predictions New Vocabulary Comparing and Contrasting My Personality Traits to the Main Character's Personality Traits Conflict and Resolution About the Book Parts of Speech Details Story Elements I also included a handout of story elements to be used in conjunction with the Story Elements graphic organizer. In addition, I included 2 blank graphic organizer templates for you to use to create your own. One is for 3 topics and one is for 4 topics

The Girl in the Red Coat Book PDF

The Girl in the Red Coat

  • Author : Kate Hamer
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release Date : 2015-02-24
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780571313259

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The Girl in the Red Coat Book Description :

She is the missing girl. But she doesn't know she's lost. Carmel Wakeford becomes separated from her mother at a local children's festival, and is found by a man who claims to be her estranged grandfather. He tells her that her mother has had an accident and that she is to live with him for now. As days become weeks with her new family, 8-year-old Carmel realises that this man believes she has a special gift... While her mother desperately tries to find her, Carmel embarks on an extraordinary journey, one that will make her question who she is - and who she might become.

Soldier Songs and Love Songs Book PDF

Soldier Songs and Love Songs

  • Author : A. H. Laidlaw
  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-16
  • Genre : Poetry
  • Pages : 118
  • ISBN : EAN:4064066195854

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Soldier Songs and Love Songs Book Description :

"Soldier Songs and Love Songs" by A. H. Laidlaw. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.