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Ready Reference Treatise: The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Eventually, Pym is rescued by the crew of the Jane Guy. When he is on the rescue ship, Pym meets a sailor named Dirk Peters. They continue their adventures together further south.
Literature Help: Yonnondio: From the Thirties
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » USA
The novel revolves around the struggles faced by the Holbrook family during the 1920s. The story is basically about the life of the working-class family. It also deals with the themes such as socioeconomic order, motherhood, and the pre-depression era.
Literature Help: The Heart of the Matter
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
“The Heart of the Matter” is considered as one of the most famous novels written by Greens. According to the literary critics, this book is a part of “Catholic Trilogy” written by Green. The other two books in that trilogy are “The Power and the Glory” and “The End of the Affair.”
Quick Guide: Hatchet
Series: A Quick Guide · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The author, Gary Paulson, was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1939. It is said that Paulson was not a brilliant student and he did not have much motivation to inspire him. However, an incident in his life changed his life forever.
Literature Help: Homo Faber
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Technology, probability, and logic rule the world view of the protagonist, but a sequence of incredible coincidences challenge his world view. The novel seems to be a little autobiographical, but less than the author’s other works. Walter Faber has some obvious similarities to Max Frisch, the author.
Jungle Sunrise
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Nordskog Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Christian » General
Written by an Xtreme Team missionary. Jonah moves from desperation to an incomparable Peruvian adventure, discovering through trials and tragedy how to begin life anew. You won’t put it down.
Arkansas Storm and Captain Jonathan Buzzard
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 3. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Contains two short stories from the American frontier of the 1800s . . . Arkansas Storm is the tale about pioneers traveling the big rivers of America on flatboats, when they run into a storm that threatens their lives and the loss of all they own. Captain Jonathan Buzzard is an action-packed tale. Brazen and courageous, he takes on outlaws threatening a pioneer's family on a remote Ohio farm.
Abraham
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Young raw-recruit Abraham is exposed to the terror of war during the Battle for New Orleans. A frontiersman provides the wisdom to help him survive and become a man.
Smoke
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 8. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story about the American frontier in the 1800s. Prairies are one of God’s greatest gifts, but these can also turn deadly. Pioneers take desperate measures to save everything they have created.
Three Bells & Newtonia
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 7 . Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Two short stories are presented about American frontier life in the 1800s. Three Bells- -Settlers on remote Indiana farms prepare for attacks from Chief Blackhawk's warriors. What happens one fateful night changes everyone forever. Newtonia--Compassion is found by settlers on the frontier, caught between warring armies as the Civil War rages in southwest Missouri.