|Statement||by Kathleen Jesme.|
|LC Classifications||PS3610.E86 F57 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||73 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||73|
|ISBN 10||1879852888, 1879852853|
|LC Control Number||2003001136|
The Fire-Eaters makes a valuable contribution to our understanding of the secession movement and the context in which it developed. There is no other study available that treats these men as a group and that delineates their manifold differences as well as their similarities. Walther shows that secessionism was not a monolithic ideology but Cited by: About The Fire-Eaters. Bobby Burns knows he’s a lucky lad. Growing up in sleepy Keely Bay, Bobby is exposed to all manner of wondrous things: stars reflecting off the icy sea, a friend that can heal injured fawns with her dreams, a man who can eat fire. But darkness . This is a lovely and satisfying book, though as with some of Almond's other novels, the beautiful and the bizarre coexist here. Some of the fire-eater's insane antics are disturbing, and the treatment of the students at Bobby's new school is certainly abusive by modern standards.4/5. ABOUT THIS BOOK Bobby Burns must rely on the power of hope to face the looming threat of the Cuban Missile Crisis, a malevolent teacher at his new school, and an inexplicable illness that threatens his family in the luminous novel, The Fire-Eaters.
Davis. William C. Rhett: The Turbulent life and Times of a Fire-Eater. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, Faust, Drew Gilpin. A Sacred Circle: The Dilemma of the Intellectual in the Old South, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, Freehling, William W. The Road to Disunion: Vol. 1: Secessionists at Bay. Famous Fire-Eaters was one of the books Harry Potter saw in the Restricted Section of the library at Hogwarts, while looking for information about Nicolas Flamel one night at December Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film) (First appearance). Impact. By radically urging secession in the South, the Fire-Eaters demonstrated the high level of sectionalism existing in the U.S. during the s, and they materially contributed to the outbreak of the Civil War (–). As early as , there was a Southern minority of pro-slavery extremists who did much to weaken the fragile unity of the nation. Where are you looking for fire eaters? Use the links below to begin your search! Easily find fire eaters for your event when you search The Bash's database. Profile hundreds of fire eating entertainers. Check the page for performers available in your area. Conveniently contact as many as you'd like and then book the gig right from our site.
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