Follow the river: A Novel

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Mary Ingles was twenty-three, married, and pregnant, when Shawnee Indians invaded her peaceful Virginia settlement, killed the men and women, then took her captive. For months, she lived with them, unbroken, until she escaped, and followed a thousand mile trail to freedom--an extraordinary story of a pioneer woman who risked her life to return to her people. From the Paperback edition.
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9780345338549
9781400199976
9780307763112
Reading Level:
UG
Level 7.1, 25 Points
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1040L
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Mary Ingles was twenty-three, happily married, and pregnant with her third child when Shawnee Indians invaded her peaceful Virginia settlement in 1755 and kidnapped her, leaving behind a bloody massacre. For months they held her captive. But nothing could imprison her spirit.
With the rushing Ohio River as her guide, Mary Ingles walked one thousand miles through an untamed wilderness no white woman had ever seen. Her story lives on—extraordinary testimony to the indomitable strength of one pioneer woman who risked her life to return to her own people.
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subject_facet Frontier and pioneer life -- Virginia -- Fiction, Indian captivities -- Fiction, Ingles, Mary Draper, -- 1732-1815 -- Fiction, Women pioneers -- Virginia -- Fiction
title_display Follow the river
title_full Follow the River, Follow the River A Novel, Follow the river / James Alexander Thom
title_short Follow the river
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topic_facet Fiction, Frontier and pioneer life, Historical Fiction, Indian captivities, Ingles, Mary Draper, Literature, Thriller, Women pioneers