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#RedRoseSeptember #catchup
There are more than #TwoTribes in the Philippines, in fact there are 134 ethnic groups, mostly indigenous, there. About a dozen tribes were put on display at the St. Louis Exposition, the most popular were the Igorrotes & a tribe of them was recruited & brought for display at Coney Island in 1905. I like to give this fascinating yet dismaying book about their treatment a little love now & then—it‘s a great book.

Cinfhen Showing some love with a #Stack 💕 2mo
arlenefinnigan Good choice! 2mo
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A Little Life gets all of the love, what about The People in the Trees? A beautifully written, & disturbing, tale about Dr. Norton's ill-fated & decisive encounter with #twotribes of the fictional Micronesian state of U'ivu.
@arlenefinnigan @Cinfhen

arlenefinnigan Wasn't aware of this at all. Hanya Yanagihara doesn't really do easy light reads, does she? 2mo
CuriousG LOVE this book! 2mo
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Book of the Hopi | Frank Waters
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#RedRoseSeptember #TwoTribes
From my Native American stash.

arlenefinnigan Nice picture! 2mo
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Tribes | Catherine MacPhail
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Kevin is determined that he'll never join a gang but his path crosses the Tribe's when he saves one of them from a rival gang.

@Cinfhen @arlenefinnigan

arlenefinnigan Some tough stories for this prompt! 2mo
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I read this book years ago and what occurred between the Hutu and Tutsi in Rwanda is beyond heartbreaking. Even though I don't have words I can put to this it is important that we know about our history and never forget.

#RedRoseSeptember #TwoTribes #NonFiction #Africa #Rwanda #History

@Cinfhen @arlenefinnigan

arlenefinnigan Sounds a very tough read. 2mo
Jess861 @arlenefinnigan It was definitely a tough read, but well worth it. 2mo
DGRachel I checked this out from the library last year, I think, but had to take it back unread because I‘d just finished a couple of books on Syrian refuges and needed a rainbows and puppies and kittens break. I do want to get back to it, though. 2mo
keepingupwiththepenguins Ohhh I've wanted to read this one for ages, never come across a copy! 2mo
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West Side Story | Irving Shulman
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Technically not so much #TwoTribes as Two Gangs, this (now not quite so) modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet saw the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks cause many unnecessary deaths. Almost 60 years on, it still has relevance - so much so that a new version directed by Steven Speilberg is due out next year 😱 Screenplay writer Tony Kushner has stated he will be leaving the #Music intact.


arlenefinnigan Yeah this works! 2mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 🎼🎤🎹 2mo
OriginalCyn620 I‘ve never seen WSS! 2mo
TheEllieMo @OriginalCyn620 😱 I‘ve seen the film a few times and seen a stage version, too. I love it. You must see it - if not the 1961 version, then Spielberg‘s next year! 2mo
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A Bone in My Flute | Holly Johnson
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#twotribes #redroseseptember
Love Holly ❤️

arlenefinnigan Perfect 😉 (never read this, I bet he's got quite a story) 2mo
TrishB @arlenefinnigan it‘s very funny and well written. Not for the faint hearted amongst us though! 2mo
Cinfhen Now I‘m intrigued ❤️ 2mo
TrishB @Cinfhen he had a very wild teenage life!! 2mo
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This memoir is utterly heartbreaking. Tuhabonye was the lone survivor in a horrific attack of genocide, involving #TwoTribes in Africa, the Hutu and the Tutsi. What he witnessed, and what he escaped, no one of any age should witness. It‘s so good he told his story. #RedRoseSeptember

arlenefinnigan Sounds like a horrifying story. 2mo
Cinfhen Oh, I totally WANT to read this but I don‘t think my heart can bear it. 2mo
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The Wars of the Roses | Alison Weir
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LeahBergen Good one! 👏🏻👏🏻 2mo
Cinfhen Perfect 🙌🏻 2mo
TrishB 😂😂 2mo
squirrelbrain No offence taken...(not much anyway!) 🤣 2mo
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