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User Review  - HaroldTitus - LibraryThing

I chose to read "Follow the River" by James Alexander Thom not so much to be entertained and inspired by the story of Mary Ingles’s escape in 1755 from Indian captivity and her torturous return from ... Read full review

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User Review  - LibraryBlondie - LibraryThing

This is a really good book about the capture of a white pioneer woman by a Shawnee war party and then her subsequent escape. If this book had just been loosely based on historical fact for the ... Read full review

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User Review  - GrannyNanny - LibraryThing

Outstanding book! If it wasn't a true story it would be hard to believe! To be captured by Indians and having them take your two sons and having to leave your baby daughter so you could escape is ... Read full review

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User Review  - fuzzi - LibraryThing

This is an extremely engrossing story, based upon the written experiences of 18th century pioneers in what is now West Virginia. Mary Ingles and most of her family are taken captive during a Shawnee ... Read full review

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User Review  - bratlaw - LibraryThing

Mary Ingals lived in Draper's meadow. In the year 1755 a pregnant Mary, her two sons, and sister-in-law were captured by indians. For thirty days they followed the new river to the Shawnee town on The ... Read full review

Follow the River

User Review  - gma54 - Overstock.com

I bought this for a friend. I loved this book so much. It has been made in to a movie by Hallmark but the movie did not portray it as well. I think Nicole Kidman should be the main character and Meryle Streep as her traveling campanion. See who you think should be these tough ladies. Read full review


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