By Peggy Herring
In 1808, the Russian send St. Nikolai ran aground off the Olympic Peninsula; this novel is predicated in this staggering historic occasion and the lives of the folks affected.
In 1808, eighteen-year-old Anna Petrovna Bulygina is aboard the Russian send St. Nikolai while it runs aground off at the west coast of Washington country at the Olympic Peninsula. The group, tasked with buying and selling for sea otter pelts and exploring the coast, are pressured to shore into Indigenous territory, the place they're captured, enslaved, after which traded between 3 various Indigenous groups. Terrified firstly, Anna quickly discovers that nothing—including slavery—is what she anticipated. She starts off to query Russian imperialist aspirations, the behavior of the team, and her personal ideals and values as she stories a lifestyle she by no means can have imagined.
Based on old checklist, Anna, Like Thunder blends truth and fiction to discover the early days of touch among Indigenous humans and Europeans off the west coast of North the United States and gives a clean interpretation of history.
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Anna, Like Thunder by Peggy Herring