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Anlalyzing Symbolism Between The Two Rivers in "A Separate Peace"

.... The students would then be able to become a part of the war as the Devon River became part of the Naguamsett. The Devon River symbolized ....

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A Seperate Peace

.... The war demonstrates the theme that war will have a prominent effect on everyone. The Devon River and the Naguamsett river show that there is a good side and ....

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Seperate Peace

.... The Devon River symbolized peace because the war did not really affect the people in Devon, but the Naguamsett River represented Europe where the war was ....

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A Separate Peace

.... to Finny and the Devon River. During the Summer Session rules were not as strict. Finny would talk his way out of trouble by using ties between the war and the ....

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A Seperate Peace

.... Which show how the boys at Devon prefer the Devon River to the Nagaumsett. Also one of Knowles symbols in the novel is the war as reality and how it has an ....

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Greatness of a simple tree

.... growing up. The great symbol is a very tall tree by the Devon River. The tree symbolizes war, adulthood, and friendships. The tree ....

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Separate Peace - Symbolism

.... with their friends, Gene and Finny play games and joke about the war instead of .... The Devon River is preferred by the students because it is above the dam and ....

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A Separate Peace

.... The first river, the Devon River, is the river where all the students of Devon School enjoy .... He lived in a world in which there was no war, only because he ....

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A Separate Peace

.... This peaceful environment is a sharp contrast to the world war and the personal .... a baptism into his Finny-like life in the enchanting waters of the Devon River. ....

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a seprate peace

.... always be jealous and have to be aware of the evil everyone has in war. .... Most of the kids at the school rather the Devon River over the Naquamsett because it is ....

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A Seperate Peace

.... the "turbid¢ river after a fight with Quakenbush. Finny falls into the pure, clean Devon, demonstrating the Good vs. Evil theme, which shows the "war within ....

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A SEPARATE PEACE

.... It was a hot and humid summer, while World War Two was .... the time when all the friends were together at the Devon School .... He led them to a tall tree by the river. ....

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A Separate Peace

.... join the club you have to jump out of a tree into a river, Finny and .... In the beginning the narrator describes Devon school as it is 15 years after the war. ....

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A separate peace

.... ball and was obviously tired running from the river to the .... Prud'homme, one of the teachers at the Devon school, why .... the tree and be ready for the war if the ....

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A Seperate Piece

.... t face the reality of the real war these games are representative of the war. .... consists of jumping of the limb of a tree into the river by Devon High School. ....

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A Separate Peace

.... the war were not happening at that time, they probably would have no reason to jump from a tree into a river. .... Because of the war, every boy at Devon had to ....

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Interdependance (For A Seperate Piece by John Knowles)

.... with orders and insults, causing Gene to attack Quackenbush and throw him into the river. .... For example, many of Devon's maids leave to help the war effort ....

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Phineas vs. Gene

.... A world where war was a work of art, painted so perfectly in his mind. .... On this very day Finny wants to jump off of the tree branch into the Devon river at the ....

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seperate peace

.... own separate peace, and that is found at Devon. .... Knowles carefully intertwines both war and friendship; throughout the .... same effect on Gene as the river has on ....

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A Separate Peace

.... I moved out on the limb and jumped into the river, every trace .... In addition, "There was Little left at Devon any more which had not been recruited for war. ....

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Antagonists in a seperate peace

.... Finny pressures Gene to climb up a tree and jump into a river. .... When Gene's friend, Leper is recruited from Devon, Gene realizes that the war is real ....

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A Seperate Peace

.... the hardships of losing other friends and classmates to the war. .... of a tree into the near by river, and the .... first to enlist in the army from Devon school, is ....

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Book Report on A Seperate Peace

.... the theme of this novel so far is Civilian Life During the War. .... It takes place in Devon, New Hampshire .... the ocean shore to the Great Tree by the river where the ....

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Book Report on A Seperate Peace

.... is set against the background of World War II .... peaceful New England's boy's school by the name of Devon. .... with sunshine, and has a peaceful river flowing through ....

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