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Trouble with Water

Franklin W. Dixon

Trouble with Water

by Franklin W. Dixon

  • 171 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Washington Square Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9759002M
    ISBN 10067174187X
    ISBN 109780671741877
    OCLC/WorldCa24627308

    Inspired by the life of an unsung American hero and slave, Trouble the Water navigates the rich tributaries of courage, betrayal, and redemption. In his inspiring journey, Robert Smalls witnesses great privilege and suffering alongside his owner’s daughter and the dangerous son of a firebrand secessionist.   "Bridge over Troubled Water" by Simon & Garfunkel from The Concert in Central Park Listen to Simon & Garfunkel: Sub.

      Trouble the Water is a story that spans lifetimes, showing that history never truly disappears, and that the past will haunt us until we step up to Author: Frances O'roark Dowell. Trouble the Water is a book of devotion, a metaphysical book that troubles God, the landscape of Florida, the always-fallible bodies of men, and even the body of art. Austin writes: ‘Lord in the pigment, the crushed, colored stones.

    Trouble the Water, the debut novel from Rebecca Dwight Bruff, is inspired by the larger-than-life true story of Robert Smalls, the first African American hero of the Civil War. On , the enslaved Smalls commandeered the Confederate vessel The Planter in Charleston harbor, which he sailed to the Union blockade, securing freedom [ ].   Available on DVD from Zeitgeist Video. The Academy Award-nominated documentary about the Hurricane Katrina disaster. To find out more and to get involved, vi.


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In this captivating novel, Author Rebecca Dwight Bruff fearlessly takes on an era in American history a lesser writer wouldn’t touch, and she does so with admirable confidence while reaching /5(63).

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Readers who are interested in Civil War history will enjoy this novel." —Story Circle Book Reviews. From the PublisherBrand: SparkPress. Book reviews. Trouble the Water Frances O’Roark Dowell Review by Jennifer Bruer Kitchel. May Award-winning author Frances O’Roark Dowell’s latest book is a page-turner, but not in the traditional sense.

The plot doesn’t race along at breakneck speed, nor is there a life-or-death mystery to be solved. There are no car chases or. A redemptive tale of an aspiring rap artist surviving failed levees and her own troubled past and seizing a chance for a new or: Carl Deal, Tia Lessin.

Set against the vivid backdrop of Charleston 20 years before the Civil War, Trouble the Water is a captivating tale replete with authentic details about Charleston's aristocratic planter class, American slavery, and the Underground Railroad.

About the Book Inspired by the life and legacy of Robert Smalls, the first black Civil War hero, Trouble the Water explores family, faith and freedom. Born enslaved in South Carolina, Smalls witnesses great privilege and immense suffering alongside his owner's daughter and the dangerous son of.

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Author: Jacqueline Friedland. Trouble the Water is a story that spans lifetimes, showing that history never truly disappears, and that the past will haunt us until we step up to change the present and stand together for what is right. Discussion Questions 1. Trouble the Water takes place in Celeste, Kentucky.

Describe the setting of the story. Edition: Reprint. Inspired by the life of an unsung American hero and slave, TROUBLE THE WATER navigates the rich tributaries of courage, betrayal and redemption. In his inspiring journey, Robert Smalls witnesses great privilege and suffering alongside his owner’s daughter and the dangerous son of a firebrand secessionist.

At the age of 12, he’s sent to work in Charleston, where he loads ships and. Trouble the Water is the riveting story of Abby, who travels across the sea, fleeing Liverpool, poverty, and an unsavory uncle, for Charleston, where a wealthy friend of her father, Douglas, lives.

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Trouble the Water (Paperback) $ Trouble the Water is a resource for individuals and congregations endeavoring to take seriously the ever-increasing necessity of work toward racial justice while attending to the intersections of our identities and the intersecting nature of .Trouble the Water Frances O'Roark Dowell From the award-winning author of Dovey Coe comes a sweeping tale of the friendship between a black girl and a white boy and the prejudices they must overcome in segregated Celeste, Kentucky, as the pair try to solve the mysteries surrounding a lonely old -year-old Callie is fearless, stubborn.

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