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The river and the horsemen

a novel of the Little Bighorn

by Robert Skimin

  • 106 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Herodias in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876 -- Fiction,
  • Sitting Bull, 1834?-1890 -- Fiction,
  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876 -- Fiction,
  • Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1866-1895 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Maps on endpapers.

    StatementRobert Skimin.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.K49 R58 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 364 p. :
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL41431M
    ISBN 101928746004
    LC Control Number99033281
    OCLC/WorldCa41419620

    p. THE SIXTH TRUMPET. SECOND WOE (The Plague Of Horsemen.) Rev. "And the 'SIXTH ANGEL' sounded, and I heard a voice from the 'Four Horns' of the 'Golden Altar' which is before God, saying to the 'SIXTH ANGEL' which had the Trumpet, Loose the 'Four Angels' which are bound in the great river Euphrates, and the 'Four Angels' were loosed, which were prepared for an hour, and a . Having crossed the river, Alexander advanced towards the location of Porus's camp with all his horsemen and foot archers, leaving his phalanx to follow up behind. Upon meeting with young Porus's force, his horse archers showered the latter with arrows, while his heavy cavalry immediately charged without forming into line of battle. Run with the Horsemen by Ferrol Sams. Paperback (Reprint) $ From the author of The Whisper of the River and Epiphany. In this coming-of-age story, Porter Osbourne Jr. is a precocious, sensitive, and rambunctious boy trying to make it through adolescence during the Depression. The New York Times Book Review.


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The river and the horsemen — First published in Subjects Fiction, Indians of North America, Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont.,WarsPages: Ferrol Sams trilogy: Run With the Horsemen; The Whisper of the River; When All the World Was Young Paperback by Ferrol Sams (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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The bittersweet and very funny story of a young man’s journey to adulthood that the Nashville Banner called "Americana at its best." Young for his class and small for his age, Porter Osborne, Jr., leaves his rural Georgia home in to meet the world at Willingham University, armed with the knowledge that he has been "Raised The river and the horsemen book in the best Baptist s: The River and the Horsemen - A Novel of the Little BighornAUTHOR: ROBERT SKIMINAn outstanding fictional account of the confrontation between Chief Sitting Bull and the U.S.

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