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brave boy and a good soldier

John C.C. Hill and the Texas expedition to Mier

by Mary Margaret McAllen Amberson

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Published by Texas State Historical Association in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas,
  • Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Hill, John Christopher Columbus, 1828-1904 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Santa Anna, Antonio López de, 1794?-1876 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Prisioners of war -- Texas -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Prisioners of war -- Mexico -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Americans -- Mexico -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Texas -- History -- Republic, 1836-1846 -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMary Margaret McAllen Amberson.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      ContributionsTexas State Historical Association.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF390.H58 A43 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3410982M
      ISBN 100876112149, 0876112300
      LC Control Number2005027023

      History comes alive in this unusually inspiring story and illustrations. It is the amazing tale of Juan. This little boy with his mother led themselves on a journey that will take them to a new and unknown land where they know they can experience more freedom, peace and happiness. A story packed. There were retired soldier friends there who took turns standing guard over his body. Because there were so many people there and they were reluctant to leave, the retired soldiers got together and decided to play taps and give him a 21 gun salute. It was a fitting climax for a brave soldier that served his country well. MY MOTHER.

        The storytelling in THE LEAF MEN AND THE BRAVE GOOD BUGS is choppy and stilted, and sometimes just plain strange (and not in a good way). But the book is enlivened by lush artwork. Whimsical touches -- such as the fireflies spelling out "get better" by the old lady's bed -- 3/5. Bread without flesh is a good diet, as on many botanical excursions I have proved. Tea also may easily be ignored. Just bread and water and delightful toil is all I need - not unreasonably much, yet one ought to be trained and tempered to enjoy life in these brave wilds in .

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