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My brother Sam is dead

Author: James Lincoln Collier; Christopher Collier
Publisher: New York : Four Winds Press ; London : Collier Macmillan, [1985], ©1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts the tragedy that strikes the Meeker family during the Revolution when one son joins the rebel forces while the rest of the family tries to stay neutral in a Tory town. A young boy tells of the tragic events leading up to his brother's death in the Revolutionary War. The story, based partially on fact, of a Connecticut family divided in loyalties during the Revolutionary War. A young boy tells of the tragic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Lincoln Collier; Christopher Collier
ISBN: 0027229807 9780027229806
OCLC Number: 11599274
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Four Winds Press, 1974.
Awards: Newbery Honor book, 1975.
Target Audience: 770
Description: 216 pages, [2] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier.

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Recounts the tragedy that strikes the Meeker family during the Revolution when one son joins the rebel forces while the rest of the family tries to stay neutral in a Tory town. A young boy tells of the tragic events leading up to his brother's death in the Revolutionary War. The story, based partially on fact, of a Connecticut family divided in loyalties during the Revolutionary War. A young boy tells of the tragic events leading up to his brother's death in the Revolutionary War.

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