Each day became a quest for survival for Nicholas, a 14 year old German immigrant who came to New Braunfels, Texas, in 1846 and grew into a man very quickly. Based on the author's ancestors, Silverbrook takes us through the adventures in Nic's early years and shows how these events shaped his life. Nicholas Steubing will leave a lasting impression in your heart and mind. Use the study guide questions for a deeper understanding of this historically accurate epic adventure.Historical Epic Adventure with Study Guide Karen Petersen ... because Gustof was now 16 years old, and every 16 year old boy must become a soldier if he was called by His Excellency. ... Herr Zeller called to me to take his horse to the river.
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