His old friend, White Man’s Dog, brings Fast Horse back to the tribe to be healed and treated after being shot by the old medicine man, Mik-api. Even though Fast Horse has left the tribe, associated with bad people and lives among the white man, Boss Ribs welcomes him back and wants him to assume his role as the next keeper of the Beaver Medicine Bundle. Fast Horse wants no part of his father’s plan and runs away from the tribe again. The following quote discusses Boss Rib’s
When you here the name George Rogers Clark you probably wouldn’t know who it is right off the top of your head. Well he is remembered as the heroic Revolutionary War commander and that he also led a force of frontiersman through the numbing waters of the Illinois countryside so he could capture a British-held named Fort Sackville during February of 1779 (National Park Service). The capture of Fort Sackville was by far his most dramatic accomplishment. He continued exertions throughout the war (National Park Service). During the war he put a lot of effort into building forts along the Mississippi and Ohio rivers.
The plan called for three different groups of British soldiers to surround the Americans at Saratoga. Burgoyne’s group of 5,000 men marched from Canada and prepared to meet the Americans down the Hudson River. Barry St. Ledger’s men had to go up the St. Lawrence River and come back down through Mohawk Valley to reach Saratoga. A third group were to arrive from New York City. From London, Burgoyne was instructed to press onto Albany.
In “Damon and Pythias”, Pythias was accused by King Dionysus of trying to overthrow him. Therefore, he was sentenced to death. Pythias asked if he could go back to his hometown to settle his business affairs. The King said yes. However, Pythias needed to have a hostage replace him.
This is happening because the british are coming to take away the colonists rights. the plan was for his friend to go to the Old North church and send on lantern if by land and two if by sea. So Paul waited and saw the signal two lanterns so he mounts his steed and rides of into the night so in conclusion if you were taught “Paul Reveres
After learning that British reinforcements were getting close, Lee ordered his soldiers to retreat. George Washington was infuriated by Lee’s decision and took command of the army. After reshaping his soldiers, he attempted to attack the British and failed. After hearing word that a French militia
However, a positive relationship began to establish as Powahatan’s daughter, Pocahontas became the mediator between the English and Indians. Not to mention, she was often seen carrying food supplies and messages from the Indians to the English. Unexpectedly, Smith left Jamestown and the relationship took a sudden shift as the English and Indians went to war. This was as a result of the English constant demand for food supplies and their claims to land in Indian territory. The English, “burned…some forty houses, and…made freeboot and pillage” to prove their superiority, but failed.
During the Battle of Wagram against the Austrians that July, Bernadotte performed poorly. Having lost a third of his men, Bernadotte ordered the Corps to retreat against Napoleon’s orders. He gave the French command no warning and compromised the whole left front of the French offensive. While attempting to rally the French forces, the Emperor stripped Marshal Bernadotte of his command in the middle of the battle, which the French eventually won. Bernadotte returned to Paris in deep disfavour and was placed in charge of organising the defence of a British invasion of the Netherlands.
Described in detail, the story involves how Matthew Maule, the grandson of a man falsely killed by the Pyncheon family, gets revenge on them by putting a spell on Gervayse’s daughter Alice to continuously do his bidding, which ultimately kills her. After Holgrave’s story is told, Phoebe leaves for her family home in the country and takes all happiness found in the home with her. Meanwhile, Judge Pyncheon arrives at the home during Phoebe’s absence, but is fiercely and angrily received by Hepzibah. While he at first politely asks to speak to Clifford regarding a hidden fortune that was once spoken of, his calmness turns to anger as a result of Hepzibah’s firm standing and he in turn threatens Clifford. Frightened, Hepzibah relents and goes to fetch Clifford, but discovers that he is absent from his room.
In spite of this, the militias continued on their path to toward Concord Bridge where a battle was fought and the British would be forced to withdraw. The British lost 300 men killed, wounded, or missing. With these many casualties for the British, it was safe to say that no petition was going to sort out what went down at Lexington and Concord. The Americans tried anyways and desperately, with an attempt to restore peace, The Olive Branch Petition was adopted by Congress and sent directly to King George III. The king refused to read the petition and patriots realized Parliament was acting with the knowledge and royal support.
Frontier revolutionary leader and author of the first deistic work by an American, was born in Litchfield, Connecticut, the son of Joseph Allen and Mary Baker, farmers. Allen served briefly in the French and Indian War and in 1762 began operating a productive iron forge in Salisbury, Connecticut. That same year he married Mary Brownson, with whom he would have five children. But Allen’s deism and aggressive personal conduct ruined his early prospects: he was warned out of Salisbury in 1765 and Northampton, Massachusetts, in 1767. Allen turned next to hunting, at which he excelled.
Dramatic Irony- Dramatic irony happens when the audience knows something that the characters in the story do not. An example of dramatic irony is when Meneith and Malcolm are speaking, saying that "It 's Birnam Wood. Let every soldier cut down a bough and carry it in front of him." (V.IV.5-7) This is an example of dramatic irony because of what the apparitions had told Macbeth. That he would only be defeated once Birnam Woods marches his way, and now, the soldiers are making it seem like the woods are marching.
The Battles of Lexington and Concord had led to the start of the Revolution. On April 19, 1775, a large number of British soldiers had planned to invade and steal important military weapons and equipment that were stored by the American colonists. In a few minutes time, the British troops had ran across a series of cannons, which was what they needed to abolish. Unfortunately, on their way to destroy these cannons, the British were confronted by the colonists, and forced to battle. A few troops from either side were killed or wounded, but the colonists remain victorious in this battle.