Blood on the River
  • Author : Elisa Carbone
  • Release Date : 20 September 2007
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 237
  • ISBN 13 : 0142409324
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Book excerpt: Traveling to the New World in 1606 as the page to Captain John Smith, twelve-year-old orphan Samuel Collier settles in the new colony of James Town, where he must quickly learn to distinguish between friend and foe. Reprint.

Blood on the River

Blood on the River

Author : Elisa Carbone
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Traveling to the New World in 1606 as the page to Captain John Smith, twelve-year-old orphan Samuel Collier settles in the new colony of James Town, where he must quickly learn to distinguish between friend and foe. Reprint....

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Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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The fascinating companion title to the award-winning historical novel Blood on the River: James Town 1607. After the colony of James Town is founded in 1607. After Captain John Smith establishes trade with the Native Americans. After Pocahontas befriends the colonists. After early settlers both thrive and die in this new world . . . ...

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