River in a Dry Land by Trevor Herriot

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Published by Macfarlane, Walter & Ross .

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Number of Pages368
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ISBN 101551991209
ISBN 109781551991207

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River in a Dry Land. Trevor Herriot’s memoir and history of the Qu’Appelle River Valley has won the CBA Libris Award for First-Time Author, the Writers’ Trust Drainie-Taylor Biography Prize, the Saskatchewan Book of the Year Award, and the Regina Book Award, and was shortlisted for the Governor General’s Award for Non-fiction/5.

River in a Dry Land: A Prairie Passage Hardcover – River in a Dry Land book 1, by Trevor Herriot (Author)5/5(2). About River in a Dry Land. Trevor Herriot’s memoir and history of the Qu’Appelle River Valley has won the CBA Libris Award for First-Time Author, the Writers’ Trust Drainie-Taylor Biography Prize, the Saskatchewan Book of the Year Award, and the Regina Book Award, and was shortlisted for the Governor General’s Award for Non-fiction.

River in a Dry Land is one of these rare finds.” – Globe and Mail “This impassioned, wide-ranging book carries me back to my Saskatchewan childhood, to the grass and the sky and the exhilarating smell of the wild that was always there on the wind. River in a Dry Land fills me with admiration.” – Sharon Butala, author of Wild Stone Heart5/5(4).

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Right away the Jordan River stopped its flow, Then the water piled up, and Joshua said, “Go!” All the people walked across as dry as ever, While the ark stayed in the middle of the dried-up river. Then the Lord told Joshua to choose 12 men.

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Every year, the river floods, covering the fields along its banks with water. The floods wash down rich soil from the hills to the south.As Israelites cross the Jordan River, they were led by a team of priests carrying the Ark of the Covenant. Priests enter the water and the flow of the river stops.

Israelites then cross the river on dry land. After arriving on the other side, Israelites celebrate the miracle with an altar of twelve stones from the river .

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