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Eight of the best book quotes about country
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“They armed themselves and started to eradicate from Haiti what they considered a cult. The entire thing turned into a war! They burned voodoo temples and shrines, and killed some of the practitioners as well as voodoo priests.”
Captain Hank Bracker
author
Haiti
Seawater One
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“For we [...] neither build houses (I mean in the country) nor cultivate land.”
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“There are certain modes of governing the people which will succeed. There are others which will not. The idea of consolidation is abhorrent to the people of this country. How were the sentiments of the people before the meeting of the Convention at Philadelphia? They had only one object in view. ”
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“Lord, give us leaders who will break covenants with death in our country.”
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“It was muskets that won the Revolution. And don’t forget it was axes, and plows that made this country.”
Mr. Wilder
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“It’s the biggest country in the world, and it was farmers who took all that country and made it America, son. Don’t you ever forget that.”
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“They left the canals and the highways and the big cities where no one wanted them anymore and went away out in the country.”
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Shooting and shouting result, and the family is ordered to leave the country. An almost duplicate scene labeled “Eritrea” follows. In an effort to show that neither country embraces the union of this Ethiopian man and Eritrean woman and its progeny, the question immediately arises, are the soldiers Ethiopian or Eritrean?

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