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The red badge of courage

Author: Stephen Crane; Joan Dunayer
Publisher: West Berlin, N.J. : Townsend Press, ©2005.
Series: Townsend Library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Simplified edView all editions and formats
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From the Publisher: Against the wishes of his widowed mother, young Henry Fleming enlists to fight for the Union in the Civil War. As he first travels from his New York farm to Washington, D.C. and then to a winter campsite in Virginia, he romanticizes battle and anticipates gaining glory. However, when Henry finally sees combat, he is terrified and horrified. He reacts in varying ways to war's intense psychological  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
War stories
ESL readers
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Crane; Joan Dunayer
ISBN: 1591940508 9781591940500
OCLC Number: 62118514
Notes: "Edited to make [it] more accessible to today's readers"--Publisher's Web site.
Target Audience: 6-8.
Description: 119 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Townsend Library.
Responsibility: Stephen Crane ; edited, and with an afterword, by Joan Dunayer.

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From the Publisher: Against the wishes of his widowed mother, young Henry Fleming enlists to fight for the Union in the Civil War. As he first travels from his New York farm to Washington, D.C. and then to a winter campsite in Virginia, he romanticizes battle and anticipates gaining glory. However, when Henry finally sees combat, he is terrified and horrified. He reacts in varying ways to war's intense psychological and physical stress. Largely, he has lost control over his own fate. Will he survive?

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