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Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

This is the Acadian Expulsion given the Titanic treatment: terrible thing + love story. After many pages painting Acadia as the most perfect, pure, and beautiful place, the English arrive. It's a ... Read full review

Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Terragyrl3 - Goodreads

"This is the forest primeval..." During my 6th grade year, the local jr high decided to remove this hoary old treasure from the 8th grade curriculum. Many education-minded parents regretted the ... Read full review

Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Davede - Goodreads

Wonderfully forceful and melodious use of the English language. I became fascinated by the historical events it described and the people involved, and found my everyday speech edging toward ... Read full review

Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Linda Munn - Goodreads

I have read this book numerous times growing up. I now own a copy. I enjoy it and the history it relates about the Acadians. Read full review

Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

A lovely poem; heavy in romanticism but still tells a good story and history of the Acadians. Read full review

Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Barbara - Goodreads

A lot of ye, naught, thus dwelt, amongst, and other phrases such as: Oft on autumnal eves. But I'm carefully reading this wonderful fairy tale story from a great poet. Read full review

Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Roy Bower - Goodreads

An old fashioned and beautiful story. Read full review

Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Summer - Goodreads

One of my favorite poems of all time, as it is about the heartbreaking story of how my Cajun ancestors settled in south Louisiana. Read full review

Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Roger Catlett - Goodreads

Loved the story,I find Longfellow's command of English very enjoyable. I do need notes to clarify some references in the poem. Read full review

Review: Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

User Review  - Christian - Goodreads

My All-Time favorite work of poetry. Beautiful verse set to a melancholy meter. Reading it aloud helps the meter really shape the mood of the narrative. Love it and read it yearly. Read full review

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