The Ebb Tide

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ISBN: 9781441231109
Release Date: 2017-04-04
Number of pages: 336
Author: Beverly Lewis
Publisher: Bethany House

Download and read online The Ebb Tide in PDF and EPUB A Heartwarming Tale of Courage and Love from Amish Fiction's #1 Author When a well-to-do family asks Sallie Riehl to be their daughter's nanny for the summer at their Cape May, New Jersey, vacation home, she jumps at the chance to broaden her horizons beyond the Lancaster County Amish community where she grew up. Sallie has long dreamed of seeing more of the world, but her parents are reluctant for her to put off baptism yet another summer, and the timing is unfortunate for Perry Zook, who has renewed interest in courting her. Though she loves nannying, Sallie has free time on the weekends to enjoy the shore. It is there that she meets Kevin Kreider, a marine biology student who talks freely about all he's learning and asks about her interests, unlike most of the guys she grew up with. Time with Kevin is invigorating, and Sallie realizes she's never felt quite this alive around Perry. Then again, Kevin is Mennonite, not Amish. Sallie tries to brush aside her growing feelings for Kevin, but she fears what her parents would think about her new friendship. Just as concerning, however, is Sallie's realization that her time in Cape May is increasing her desire to see the world, challenging her plans for the future. Has she been too hasty with her promises, or will Sallie only find what her heart is longing for back home in Paradise Township?

The Ebb Tide Webster s French Thesaurus Edition

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ISBN: 0497988844
Release Date: 2008-09-18
Number of pages: 178
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: ICON Group International

Download and read online The Ebb Tide Webster s French Thesaurus Edition in PDF and EPUB Webster's edition of this classic is organized to expose the reader to a maximum number of difficult and potentially ambiguous English words. Rare or idiosyncratic words and expressions are given lower priority compared to "difficult, yet commonly used" words. Rather than supply a single translation, many words are translated for a variety of meanings in French, allowing readers to better grasp the ambiguity of English, and avoid using the notes as a pure translation crutch. Having the reader decipher a word's meaning within context serves to improve vocabulary retention and understanding. Each page covers words not already highlighted on previous pages. If a difficult word is not translated on a page, chances are that it has been translated on a previous page.

Ebb Tide

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ISBN: 9781574093452
Release Date: 2002-05-01
Number of pages: 224
Author: Richard Woodman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Download and read online Ebb Tide in PDF and EPUB It is 1843 and Captain Nathaniel Sir Drinkwater embarks on the paddle-steamer Vestal for an inspection of lighthouses on the west coast of England. Bowed with age and honors, the old sea officer has been drawn from retirement on half-pay to fulfill his public duty. The following day, tragedy strikes, and Drinkwater is confronted with his past life: his sins and follies, his triumphs and his disasters. Drawing on a true incident, Richard Woodman deftly concludes the career of his sea hero. Drinkwater’s complex character is revealed in its entirety. Far from being the reminiscences of an old man, the novel skillfully weaves the past with the present; the personal tensions below decks, the straining creak of a man-of-war under sail, the crack of a cannon shot and the plaintive mews of the trailing gulls are never far away. To the end, Nathaniel Drinkwater’s life is full of incident and the unexpected, so typical of the sea officers of his day.

Treasure Island and The Ebb Tide

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ISBN: 9780141974316
Release Date: 2012-12-06
Number of pages: 400
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: Penguin UK

Download and read online Treasure Island and The Ebb Tide in PDF and EPUB '"One more step, Mr Hands," said I, "and I'll blow your brains out"' In Treasure Island, a weathered old sailor known as Billy Bones arrives at the inn of young Jim Hawkins's parents - and it is the start of an adventure beyond anything he could have imagined. For when Bones dies mysteriously, Jim stumbles across a map of a mysterious island in his sea chest - where 'X' marks the spot of a stash of buried pirate gold. Setting sail with his friends on the ship Hispaniola to recover the treasure, Jim soon realizes that he's not the only one who knows about the hoard. Suddenly he is thrown into a world of treachery, mutiny, castaways and murder and, at the centre of it all, is the charming but sinister Long John Silver, who will stop at nothing to grab his share of the loot... The Ebb-Tide, a short novel published the year of Stevenson's death, is also a rollicking seafaring adventure, narrating the voyage of a stolen ship whilst exploring such themes as imperialism, violence, dishonesty, Christianity and corruption. The Penguin English Library - 100 editions of the best fiction in English, from the eighteenth century and the very first novels to the beginning of the First World War.

The Ebb Tide A Trio And Quartette

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ISBN: 9781473389588
Release Date: 2013-04-16
Number of pages: 264
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: Read Books Ltd

Download and read online The Ebb Tide A Trio And Quartette in PDF and EPUB This early works is a fascinating novel of the period and still an interesting read today. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Ebb Tide

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ISBN: 9780820334479
Release Date: 2009-06-01
Number of pages: 146
Author: Josephine Clay Habersham
Publisher: University of Georgia Press

Download and read online Ebb Tide in PDF and EPUB First published in 1958, Ebb Tide tells the story of the Habersham family of Savannah during the Civil War. In her diary and her "Letter Book," Josephine Habersham, tells her own story and that of her three sons; one who fought in Fredericksburg, another who contemplated hiring a substitute to avoid combat, and a third who was just old enough to help defend the coast at Fort McAllister. The diary begins and ends in 1863, the year of Gettysburg, Vicksburg, Chickamauga, and the stubborn resistance at Fort Sumter. In addition to the writings of Josephine Clay Habersham, Spencer Bidwell King Jr. carries the reader back to the beginnings of the family and continues the narrative to the time when Sherman captures Savannah, and the Water Witch sinks in the ebbing tide of the Vernon River, near "Avon," the family mansion at White Bluff.

The Ebb tide

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ISBN: OCLC:493834115
Release Date: 1923
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Author: Robert Louis Stevenson

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The Ebb Tide

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ISBN: OCLC:681803338
Release Date: 2008
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Download and read online The Ebb Tide in PDF and EPUB The Ebb-Tide / Robert Louis Stevenson and Lloyd Osbourne.

Songs of Travel and the Ebb Tide

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ISBN: 1426409753
Release Date: 2007-10
Number of pages: 180
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC

Download and read online Songs of Travel and the Ebb Tide in PDF and EPUB Short excerpt: Long ago the band had broken up and marched musically home, a motley troop of men and women, merchant clerks and navy officers, dancing in its wake, arms about waist and crowned with garlands.

Ebb Tide in New England

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ISBN: 155553337X
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 333
Author: Elaine Forman Crane
Publisher: UPNE

Download and read online Ebb Tide in New England in PDF and EPUB The status of women in four New England seaports during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries is thoroughly documented in this illuminating work.

The Wrong Box

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ISBN: 1359100342
Release Date: 2016-05-24
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Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: Palala Press

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