|LC Classifications||PS3561.L3769 W48 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 369 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||369|
|LC Control Number||96022024|
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A fast-paced adventure that is extraordinarily written and beautifully illustrated, When the Sea Turned to Silver is a masterpiece companion novel to Where the Mountain Meets the /5(). Question: "Do the news reports of rivers and other bodies of water turning blood red have anything to do with the end times?" Answer: In recent years, several news reports of water turning a blood-red color have appeared. A canal in Nootdorp, the Netherlands; Bondi Beach in Australia; the Beirut River in Lebanon; a river in Zhejiang Province, China; rainfall in Sewanagala, Sri Lanka—all. The Big Sky is a beautifully written novel that takes some getting used to. Its about the mountain men of the West during the years and A.B. Guthries style is a perfect fit for the era and the people, whom he so lyrically I particularly love fiction when the allegory and the story march hand-in-hand to a natural conclusion.4/5. Thus says the Lord, “By this you shall know that I am the Lord: behold, I will strike the water that is in the Nile with the staff that is in my hand, and it will be turned to blood. The fish that are in the Nile will die, and the Nile will become foul, and the Egyptians will find difficulty in drinking water from the Nile.”’”.