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Where the ground meets the sky

by Jacqueline Davies

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Published by Marshall Cavendish in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Interpersonal relations,
  • Manhattan Project (U.S.),
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Scientists,
  • Schools,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Atomic bomb,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    During World War II, a twelve-year-old girl is uprooted from her quiet, East coast life and moved to a secluded army post in the New Mexico desert where her father and other scientists are working on a top secret project.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Jacqueline Davies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.D2839 Wh 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24766340M
    ISBN 100761451056
    ISBN 109780761451051
    LC Control Number2001032519
    OCLC/WorldCa48056545

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Jennifer Donnelly — ‘Meet me where the sky touches the sea. Wait for me where the world begins.’. Adam and Eve. 4 This is the account of the heavens and the earth when they were created, when the Lord God made the earth and the heavens.

5 Now no shrub had yet appeared on the earth [] and no plant had yet sprung up, for the Lord God had not sent rain on the earth and there was no one to work the ground, 6 but streams [] came up from the earth and watered the whole surface of the ground.

7.Asherah, sky goddess and consort of El; after the rise of Yahweh, she may have become Yahweh's consort before being demonized and the Israelite religion going monotheistic; Baalshamin, "Lord of the Heavens" (c.f.

Armenian Barsamin); El (god), original sky god and sky father of the Israelites (and other Semitic tribes) before Yahweh Yahweh, deity whose origin is unclear, but rose to prominence.Notice that the expression in the quote is written with the word “meets” instead of the word “hits.” This is simply another way to say this phrase; both versions are commonly used.

An early recording of this other form (where the rubber “hits” the road) appears in The Modern American Usage: A Guide by Wilson Follet, first published.