- Who Comes with Cannons?
- Patricia Beatty
- 20 August 2019
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summary Who Comes with Cannons? ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub A riflePatricia Beatty best selling author and winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction takes readers on an unforgettable trip aboard the Underground Railroad Her powerful story of the Civil War captures the secrecy suspense and heroism of this little known chapter in America's history and will long be remembered by readers. This is the third of Patricia Beatty s historical novels set in the Civil War Charley Skedaddle was set with a young boy from the north who runs off to war only to find out it wasn t what he expectedTurn Homeward Hanna was set with a young girl from the south who is taken prisoner and sent north accused of treason because she worked at a southern cloth mill In Who Comes With Cannons we are introduced to uakers in North Carolina who were part of the Underground Railroad I found this book an easy read once you get into cadence with the Friends language use of thee While it does seem improbable that the young girl in this story would actually be able to meet Frederick Douglass and see Abraham Lincoln the story about uaker beliefs and how they aided the north in their own way was extremely believable While I still like Charley Skedaddle best this is a good historical novel for those interested in the Civil War and it shows the war from an very different vantage point that one does not often hear aboutdownload ´ E-book, or Kindle E-pub » Patricia Beatty
summary Who Comes with Cannons? ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub When Truth Hopkins's father dies she goes to live with her uncle and his family on their North Carolina farm Like Truth the Bardwells are uakers They oppose slavery but refuse to take up arms in the civil war that is now being waged to end this inhuman institution Then one day a runaway slave takes refuge on the Bardwell farm and to Truth. I loved this book It s the uaker perspective during the American Civil War and I really enjoyed the story and characters Trial of a Feminizer perspective during the American Civil War and I really enjoyed the story and characters
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summary Who Comes with Cannons? ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub 's amazement her uncle hides him from the slave catchers Even puzzling he asks her to accompany him when he deliverswagonload of hay to a neighbor late that nightThis ride and the wagon's real cargo involve Truth in a mysterious and dangerous underground movement and reveal how she can help further the cause of freedom without the use of. This is a lovely book about the uaker community and their participation in the Underground Railroad It was a uick fun read that I think would be a great way to introduce children to the issues of slavery abolition personal choices civil disobedience and the civil war It s a book I would read with a grandchild This is a safe family focuse book with limited scenes of violence