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Death on the River Free download ✓ 107 John Wilson ↠ 7 Read Read & download Death on the River S sleep is haunted by the ghosts of those who have died so he could live When the camp is liberated Jake and Billy head north on the Mississippi riverboat Sultana overcrowded far beyond its capacity Unknown to Jake the fateful journey up river will come closer to killing him than Andersonville did but it will also provide him with his one chance at redemption. Reviewed by Kira M for TeensReadToocomWhen Jake s brother is killed in battle during the Civil War he decides to join up with the Yankee Army in order to honor his brother s memoryTaken down in a bloody battle he s sent off to Andersonville Georgia one of the worst prison camps in recorded history When a soldier without any moral sense befriends Jake he s flattered and desperation drives him to turn a blind eye when the man murders lies and steals to surviveWhen the end of the war grants the prisoners release Jake is boarded onto an overloaded riverboat going up the Mississippi River When an engine blows up and everyone is pitched into the river Jake will have to choose morality or survivalWill Jake be able to survive the journey help others and save his soul from going down the same dangerous path as that of the Andersonville soldierThis book does a great job of depicting the horrors of war There is a fair amount of language and the violence can be disturbing for younger readers However the accuracy of the story is amazing the characters are well developed and the plot is engagingReaders who like historical fiction war stories and survival books will all enjoy reading DEATH ON THE RIVER

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Death on the River Free download ✓ 107 John Wilson ↠ 7 Read Read & download Death on the River Set during the last year of the American Civil War Death on the River portrays the grim brutality of war through the eyes of a young soldierAfter the older brother he worshipped is killed in battle young Jake Clay joins the Union Army in the spring of 1864 determined to make his parents proud and honor his brother's death His dreams of glory vanish however wh. 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Death on the River Free download ✓ 107 John Wilson ↠ 7 Read Read & download Death on the River En he is wounded and taken prisoner in his first battle at Cold Harbor Virginia and confined to the Confederate prison camp at Andersonville where 30000 soldiers face violence disease and starvation Frightened and disillusioned Jake takes up with Billy Sharp an unscrupulous opportunist who shows him how to survive no matter what the costBy the war's end Jake'. This is a Young Adult book for high school than a lower level I think But I found it to be a very gripping story which I read very fast almost in just one sitting it s 193 pages It s a story set in the Civil War and covers the POW experience of the war which has been covered before but it s also about the worst maritime disaster of US history the sinking of the steamboat SULTANA which is certainly not a well known event The main character is a young Union soldier named Jake Clay who is captured in 1864 and sent to the Confederate POW camp called Andersonville in Georgia Jake learns how to survive in the inhuman conditions of the camp by doing things that he doesn t feel good about later Jake s situation certainly raises the uestion how far would you go to survive The war ends and Jake and other POWs are freed and taken to Vicksburg to be sent upriver by steamboat to return to the North However Jake finds himself on the overcrowded SULTANA which has a terrible boiler explosion and fire onboard Once again the young Jake faces death but also has a last chance at redeeming himself A book for kids Yes but I think adults can be stirred by this story of a young man at war as I was I ll be looking for other books by John Wilson


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    Read & download Death on the River Death on the River (E–pub Download) Í John Wilson John Wilson ↠ 7 Read The novel Death On the River by John Wilson is a story that takes the reader back into the days of the civil war With a so called “addiction to history” Wilson describes the life of a young soldier named Jake Clay in great detail In Wilson’s short biography in the back of the book he admits that even the worst horrors that are told in the story are true accounts That being said this book is still written with diction that m

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    John Wilson ↠ 7 Read Characters ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ John Wilson Read & download Death on the River Could you imagine living in a place that is nicknamed “Hell”? Andersonville is called this because of the awful living conditions harsh diseases and the lack of uality food that is given to the captured there Jake Clay the main character is having a tough time coping with the things that he has seen and that he could not prevent The main

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    Read & download Death on the River John Wilson ↠ 7 Read Characters ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ John Wilson If this book had a different cover I'd be able to sell it at my high school Unfortunately the cover is horrible and cheesey The story however is pretty darn good I could see this being used on an American History reading list pretty easilyJake

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    John Wilson ↠ 7 Read Death on the River (E–pub Download) Í John Wilson This is a Young Adult book for high school than a lower level I think But I found it to be a very gripping story which I read very fast almost in just one sitting it's 193 pages It's a story set in the Civil War and covers the POW ex

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    Death on the River (E–pub Download) Í John Wilson Characters ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ John Wilson If you can get past the ugly cover art misleading title and cheesy Gone with the Wind font you'll have a really good Civil War story to read T

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    Characters ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ John Wilson John Wilson ↠ 7 Read Death on the River (E–pub Download) Í John Wilson Reason for Reading John Wilson is a Canadian author whom I have read a few books of and enjoyed I also enjoy reading Civil W

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    John Wilson ↠ 7 Read Characters ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ John Wilson Death on the River (E–pub Download) Í John Wilson Reviewed by Kira M for TeensReadToocomWhen Jake's brother is killed in battle during the Civil War he decides to join up with the Yan

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    Death on the River (E–pub Download) Í John Wilson I read this book right after Alive in the Killing Fields so it might not get a fair shake from me I liked the sto

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    Death on the River (E–pub Download) Í John Wilson Recommended for gr 6 9 Mild expletives war imagery The story opens with Jake about to leave a hospital to return home at the end of the Civil War The reader learns about his story in flashbacks The war that Jake experiences is not glorious and heroic it is full of death and unfairness The story may appeal to boys who like blood and guts war

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    Death on the River (E–pub Download) Í John Wilson Jake Clay lies about his age to become a soldier in the Civil War He is captured and held prisoner in a Confederate prison camp To ensure his survival Jake uickly joins a gang and befriends another soldier who has no problem killing other fellow soldiers to steal from them This story may be uncomfortable for some

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  • Paperback
  • 193
  • Death on the River
  • John Wilson
  • English
  • 10 June 2020
  • 9781554691111