Down in Dixie life in a cavalry regiment in the war days, from the Wilderness to Appomattox by Stanton P. Allen

Cover of: Down in Dixie | Stanton P. Allen

Published by Lothrop in Boston .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • United States. Army. Massachusetts Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1861-1865),
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

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Book details

Statementby Stanton P. Allen ... ; illustrated by H.G. Laskey.
GenrePersonal narratives.
ContributionsLaskey, H. G.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 13-494 p. :
Number of Pages494
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23357990M

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Winn-Dixie promptly falls asleep, and Opal sits down to listen. But just before Franny starts, the door bursts open, and who walks in but that pinchy-faced Amanda Wilkinson. She's ready for another book and even ignores Winn-Dixie's doggy smile.

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Written for a young audience, Because of Winn-Dixie addresses the innate and simple feeling of loneliness in a way that kids can easily interpret. Opal is the touchstone for the readers, the character with whom the audience should identify. By saving Winn-Dixie's life, Opal makes her first "friend." From there, Winn-Dixie leads Opal to people.

Dixie State University Campus Store | South East | 2nd floor of the Gardner Center | St. George, UT |   When a thunderstorm hits, Winn-Dixie runs outside frightened, and, to Opal's dismay, she can't find him, even though she and her father search all over town.

In walks Winn-Dixie, a friendly, lovable dog who captures her heart. With Winn-Dixie by her side, Opal meets a crazy cast of characters from the local community who become her new circle of friends. Along the way, she learns about the magical power of friendship, belonging, and acceptance of others.

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But Winn-Dixie is no ordinary dog. It’s because of Winn-Dixie that Opal begins to make friends. And it’s because of Winn-Dixie that she finally dares to ask her father about her mother, who left when Opal was three. In fact, as Opal admits, just. She also asks if Winn-Dixie can enter the library to hear the story too.

Before the librarian can say no, Opal retrieves Winn-Dixie from outside. Winn-Dixie enters the library and lies down at Miss Franny Block’s feet, and the librarian can’t help but to pet the dog. Miss Franny Block begins the story in her childhood.

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Opal asks to hear the story and sits down next to Winn-Dixie. All of a sudden, Amanda Wilkinson comes into the library and slams her book on Miss Franny’s desk, demanding another one. The preacher looked down at the mouse.

He looked at Winn-Dixie. He looked at me. He rubbed his nose. It got real quiet in the Pick-it-Quick. () And Winn-Dixie stood and stared back at her.

He didn't hardly move. He didn't wag his tail. He didn't smile. He didn't sneeze. () And so I read the first chapter of Gone With the Wind out loud. Opal. And her dog, Winn-Dixie. "I wonder what's going to happen next?" I would say out loud. And then I would sit down at my desk and find out.

Because of Winn-Dixie is a book about hope and love and comfort and joy; and in the process of telling the story, I was given all these things: hope and love.

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India writes it down and starts to go to sleep when she figures out that Winn Dixie has a pathological fear of thunder! India tries to calm Winn Dixie the down and then cuddles him while going to sleep. The very next day, India takes Winn Dixie inside the church and he surprises everybody by catching a mouse.Medal winner.

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