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  • Chocolates And Brother Leon And Archie
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    1. Robert Cormier wrote The Chocolate War. The copyright of the book is 1974.2. In the exposition of The Chocolate War, Jerry Renault, the freshman quarterback, was receiving constant blows from opposing players. Jerry was trying to get the ball to his receiver, the Goober, but not having any luck. In The Chocolate War, the rising action was the majority of the story. At Trinity High School, the school that Jerry attends, there is a group of elite students called the Vigils. The Vigils give out ...
  • War Stories My Cousins
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    Ogichidagby. Jim Northrup was born in war, WW Two. Listened as the old men told stories of getting gassed in the trenches, WW One. Saw my uncles come back from Guadalcanal, North Africa and the battle of the Bulge. Memorized war stories my cousins told of Korea. Felt the fear in their voices. Finally it was my turn, my brothers too. Joined the marines in the time for the Cuban Missile Crisis Heard the crack of rifles in the rice paddies south of Da Nang. Watched my friends die there then tasted ...
  • Book About World War
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    opp papers. com All Quiet on the Western Front All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria is a book about World War I. It covers the horror of this war through the eyes of a young German solider, Paul Baume r. This book is not like other books and stories that glorify wars. It tells the horrors of war in graphic detail. The story recalls the bloody details of bombing, gun fire, gas, hand-to-hand combat, barbed wire, trench warfare, airplanes, artillery fire, and the insanity of The Chosen (Ch...
  • Part Of The Quotes
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    In the novel The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien the author tells about his experiences in the Vietnam war by telling various war stories. The quote, 'It has been said of war that it is a world where the past has a strong grip on the present, where machines seemed sometimes to have more will power than me, where nice boys (girls) were attracted to them, where bodies ruptured and burned and stand, where the evil thing trying to kill you could look disconnecting human and where except in your i...
  • My Grandfather My Hero
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    My grandfather was a very loving man, he loved his family more than anything he had known. The only thing that could compare to his love for his family, was his love for his country. In his life he would have to make many sacrifices for his country, and the second would be supporting his wife and kids. He took on hardships with ease, he always had a certain calmness to him, this is something I idolize about him, I would like to learn how to act this way. Hes my hero because he was special, not l...
  • Killing Of The Elephants
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    The Morals of War By Don Coats War is a time of brutal reality that is sometimes hard to present to the younger aged members of our society. "Faithful Elephants" by, Yukio Tsuchiya presents the story of three elephants; John, Tony, and Wanly. These elephants must be killed in fear of a bombing on the zoo setting the elephants free to cause chaos in the streets. So, their trainers, the closest people to the elephants, their family, must be the ones to do the killing of the elephants. This shows t...

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