Essays Tagged: "my brother sam is dead"

Reflection Questions about the novel "My Brother Sam is Dead"

My Brother Sam is DeadChapter 1Explain Mr. Meeker's statement, "You may know principle, Sam, but I k ... which Sam hasn't. He is telling his son how terrible a war is and trying to make him not join the army. He is also telling him that he shouldn't risk his life on anything like his principle because hi ... g is not good and should find another way to get rid of injustices. So he doesn't think the Rebel army is right and thinks that they should stop the war now. He also doesn't want other people to agree ...

(7 pages) 53 0 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Father's and Sam views about Freedom.

My Brother Sam is Dead is based on details that the Collier brothers weote. Thenovel takes place in ... Sam and father have different views on thewar. Sam, the older of two sons, is in the Continental Army. However father is a loyalist. When Sam's enlistment is up he returns home, he gets into a fight ... he returns home, he gets into a fight with father in their tavern.Afterwards Sam reenlists in the army.Father disagrees that Sam should be a soldier, which causes Sam to prove this braveryin the army. ...

(1 pages) 36 0 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

My Brother Sam is Dead

I read a book called My Brother Sam is Dead, by James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier. It was very different but ... to take Father's brown bess (his gun) and go to war. Sam is a very determined character. To prove my point the next day he takes his father's gun and goes to war. Life, the father, doesn't want Sa ... ly shows how much Sam hates the British when he said, "We've beaten the British at Mass." That was my opinion of this book but you'll never know whether it's a good book in your opinion until you read it.

(2 pages) 44 1 2.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Othello

Dave Bachinsky 11/25/01 My Brother Sam is Dead Section 3: In the outcome of Tim's Dad dieing on a British prison ship worse ...

(1 pages) 247 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sam

My Brother Sam is Dead Section 3: In the outcome of Tim's Dad dieing on a British prison shi ...

(1 pages) 315 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

My Brother Sam Is Dead

My Brother Sam Is Dead By James & Chris Collier        The five things I liked abou ... amily business) and he even quit school for it because he knew that he had to do it to keep up. Timmy's jobs at the tavern were bartender, cook, server, farmer and a housekeeper as well. Tim always ... always did what needed to be done and more without questioning. These five examples demonstrate Timmy's great value and character.                My life today is ...

(2 pages) 469 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers