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Follow the river

James Alexander Thom

Follow the river

by James Alexander Thom

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJames Alexander Thom
The Physical Object
Pagination406 str. :
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24963554M
ISBN 100345312104
ISBN 109780345312105
OCLC/WorldCa440110773

About James Alexander Thom. James Alexander Thom is the author of Follow the River, Long Knife, From Sea to Shining Sea, Panther in the Sky (for which he won the prestigious Western Writers of America Spur Award for best historical novel), Sign-Talker, The Children. Jul 12,  · Follow The River Had I understood from the beginning that this story was based on real events and characters I would have found it more compelling. The writing is incredibly descriptive - prose really. I found myself tired of detailed descriptions of hardship repeated over and over again. About 3/4 of the way through I started skipping pages/5().

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Dramatic, Adventurous, Graphic, BookMovement's reading guide includes discussion questions, plot summary, reviews and ratings and suggested discussion questions from our book clubs, editorial reviews, excerpts and more.3/5(4). Follow the river [HDL Book Group To Go]. [James Alexander Thom] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you.


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They spend 17 days at a salt lick, killing and salting game for winter, then push on to the great O-y-o (Ohio) River and follow that until reaching the Shawnee village—where prisoners are stripped and made to run a gauntlet of whippers before being adopted by Indian families.

Mary has a sewing basket and goes into shirtmaking for profit. I was absolutely fascinated by this tale having been born in the state of Kentucky and visited Big Bone Lick for myself and having driven many times along the Ohio River which borders between Kentucky and Indiana, and Kentucky and Ohio It is a giant, wide river that.

Dec 01,  · Follow the River - Follow the River audiobook, by James Alexander Thom Mary Ingles was twenty-three, happily married, and pregnant with her third child when Shawnee Indians invaded her peaceful Virginia settlement in and kidnapped her, leaving behind a bloody massacre.

For months they held her captive. But nothing could imprison her spirit. With the rushing 4/5. Follow the River - Questions for Discussion Did you want Mary to “get with” Chief Wildcat.

How would Mary's life have differed had she decided. Nov 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Follow the River book by James Alexander Thom. Summary:Mary Ingles was twenty-three, married, and pregnant, when Shawnee Indians invaded her peaceful Virginia settlement, killed the men and women, then took her Free shipping over $Cited by: 5.

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Describe at least three of Mary's premonitions and how they come through. How does one of those premonitions. Dec 14,  · Listen to Follow the River audiobook by James Alexander Thom.

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To view 4 Book Reviews for this book, visit our Follow the River - Summary and Analysis page. Buy a cheap copy of Follow the River book. The tumultuous settlement of the New World and the crossing of its two cultures form the backdrop for this sweeping saga of a courageous pioneer woman.

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