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The HessianOriginally published in The Hessian tells the story of the capture trial and execution of a Hessian drummer boy by Americans during the Revolution At the heart of the story is a uaker family who hide the boy after his landing party has been killed in an ambush Because the captain of t This was a story following the Revolutionary War Hessian soldiers committed an unspeakable crime but in order to punish fully those responsible the townspeople commit an unspeakable act I enjoyed this story and fully got the idea of the viciousness of war time and how brutally people treat their perceived enemies A story worth reading it gave me lots to think about

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He Hessians had ordered the hanging of a local whom he thought might be a spy the town militia lay in wait massacred the Hessians and hunted down the only survivor Hans Pohl His capture and trial provide an opportunity to explore the difficult moral position that war presents complica Rather a long novella than a novel an extended short story about a hessian soldier accused of a murder he didn't commit

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kindle × The Hessian Ò Hardcover read Ç howard fast ´ ➵ [Reading] ➷ The Hessian By Howard Fast ➪ – Helpyouantib.co.uk Originally published in 1972 The Hessian tells the story of the capture trial and execution of a Hessian drummer boy by Americans during the Revolution At the heaTed by the presence of the uaker family The story is told from the point of view of Evan Feversham a doctor who has seen enough of death and an outsider in the narrow world of Puritan New England Based on a true event The Hessian won an American Library Association's Notable Book Awar I don't really like this book I would not even give it one star Sorry just don't like it