The Water Is Wide

The Water Is Wide

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New York Times Bestseller: The “miraculous” memoir of an inspiring teacher and the students who changed his life on an impoverished South Carolina island (Newsweek). Though the children of Yamacraw Island live less than two miles from the southern mainland, they can’t name the US president or the ocean that surrounds them. Most can’t read or write. Many of the students are the descendants of slaves, handicapped by poverty and isolation. When Pat Conroy arrives, an eager young teacher at the height of the civil rights movement, he finds a community still bound by the bitter effects of racism, but he is determined to broaden its members’ horizons and give them a voice. In this poignant memoir, which Newsweek called “an experience of joy,” the New York Times–bestselling author of The Prince of Tides plumbs his experiences as a young teacher on an isolated South Carolina island to reveal the shocking inequalities of the American education system.

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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author by : Pat Conroy
Publisher : Open Road Media
Release : 2010-08-31
File : 310 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781453203903


The Water Is Wide

The Water Is Wide

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Genre : Northern Ireland
Author by : Elizabeth Gibson
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Release : 1990-09
File : 304 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0310318211


The Water Is Wide

The Water Is Wide

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Set in Edwardian Portsmouth, this is the enchanting story of a girl who has to choose between an exciting secret love and the boy everyone thinks she will marry. Beautiful Fidelis McCauley instantly falls for handsome Lieutenant Daniel Herrick when he rescues her hat from blowing away during the triumphant celebrations marking the return of his ship. Fidelis is determined to escape her treadmill existence and her chance meeting with Daniel seems to open new doors for her. But loving Daniel is risky - his father, a marine colonel, will disown his son if he finds out about his secret affair with a servant girl. And will Daniel, who has grown accustomed to his privileged background, be willing give up everything for the one he loves? Meanwhile Fidelis has already promised her hand to a childhood friend Harry, drifting into the engagement to please his family whose house was a second home while she was growing up. But Harry is far away in India with the Royal Marines.

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Genre : Fiction
Author by : Julia O'Sullivan
Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton
Release : 2013-04-11
File : 400 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781444778991


The Water Is Wide Easy Clarinet Quartet Score Parts

The Water Is Wide Easy Clarinet Quartet Score Parts

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The Water is Wide (Waly, Waly) - Scottish traditional. Easy and expressive arrangement for Clarinet Quartet (score & parts).

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Genre : Music
Author by : Scottish traditional
Publisher : Glissato Edizioni Musicali
Release : 2020-10-08
File : Pages
ISBN-13 : 9791220205559


The Water Is Wide Easy Flute Quartet Score Parts

The Water Is Wide Easy Flute Quartet Score Parts

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The Water is Wide (Waly, Waly) - Scottish traditional. Easy and expressive arrangement for Flute Quartet score & parts (4).

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Genre : Music
Author by : Scottish traditional
Publisher : Glissato Edizioni Musicali
Release : 2020-10-06
File : Pages
ISBN-13 : 9791220204910


The Water Is Wide

The Water Is Wide

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Genre : Science fiction
Author by : Ursula K. Le Guin
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Release : 1976
File : 16 Pages
ISBN-13 : UOM:39076005676908


Folk Songs From Somerset

Folk Songs From Somerset

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in an easy-to-read typeface. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

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Author by : Cecil James Sharp
Publisher : Franklin Classics
Release : 2018-10-16
File : 92 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0343416476


Beach Music

Beach Music

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An American expatriate in Rome unearths his family legacy in this sweeping novel by the acclaimed author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini A Southerner living abroad, Jack McCall is scarred by tragedy and betrayal. His desperate desire to find peace after his wife’s suicide draws him into a painful, intimate search for the one haunting secret in his family’s past that can heal his anguished heart. Spanning three generations and two continents, from the contemporary ruins of the American South to the ancient ruins of Rome, from the unutterable horrors of the Holocaust to the lingering trauma of Vietnam, Beach Music sings with life’s pain and glory. It is a novel of lyric intensity and searing truth, another masterpiece among Pat Conroy’s legendary and beloved novels. Praise for Beach Music “Astonishing . . . stunning . . . The range of passions and subjects that bring life to every page is almost endless.”—The Washington Post Book World “Magnificent . . . clearly Conroy’s best.”—San Francisco Chronicle “Blockbuster writing at its best.”—Los Angeles Times Book Review “Pat Conroy’s writing contains a virtue now rare in most contemporary fiction: passion.”—The Denver Post “A powerful, heartfelt tale.”—Houston Chronicle

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Genre : Fiction
Author by : Pat Conroy
Publisher : Dial Press
Release : 2011-08-03
File : 800 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9780307804730


Folk Songs For Solo Singers

Folk Songs For Solo Singers

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This volume of best-loved folk songs for solo voice and piano contains fourteen memorable works arranged by three of Alfred's top writers: Jay Althouse, Mark Hayes and Ruth Elaine Schram. Includes "Camptown Races," "Follow the Drinking Gourd" and more!

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Genre : Music
Author by : Jay Althouse
Publisher : Alfred Music Publishing
Release : 1996
File : 64 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0882848119


Harmony Singing

Harmony Singing

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If you've ever wondered how to create a vocal harmony part, this book is the perfect place to start. Susan Mazer teaches the basics of theory, how to listen to other parts as you sing, the easy way to make your own arrangements and more. You can try out what you learn with songs in traditional, folk, sacred, and popular styles, and explore the key composers, singers and groups who shaped the history of harmony singing. The included CD lets you hear the various types of harmony and sing along with examples in the book.

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Genre : Music
Author by : Susan Mazer
Publisher : Alfred Music Publishing
Release : 2002
File : 96 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0739028111