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Asunder


Disponibilitate: LIVRARE IN 3-5 SAPTAMANI (produsul este livrat din Marea Britanie)

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Thrust into the middle of Civil War battle, with both Union and Rebel protagonists and antagonists, Asunder, the first in the Trilogy, is a story of love and loss and of families torn apart. Thoroughly researched, the novel presents numerous complex, memorable characters struggling against incredible odds in an epic spanning from Texas to New York. The story begins in frigid February, long after the battle. Cyntha Favor, an abolitionist and ardent believer in Spiritualism, searches the battlefield in hopes of finding her husband's grave. Having received erroneous reports of his death, she hopes to free his tormented soul. During the Civil War, it is estimated that at least one-fifth of the population wholeheartedly believed in Spiritualism. Mary Lincoln held seances in the White House with President Lincoln in attendance. Sara Reeder, initially naive and an ardent supporter of the Southern cause, is thrust into the battle maelstrom. An excellent horse-woman, she rides to warn the army of a surprise attack, but is too late. With battle all around, she aids wounded Union soldiers, and her zeal for the war changes forever. In early 1861, both armies wore an assortment of uniforms. The Union had not adopted the standard blue uniform. Cyntha's husband, a Union soldier, Iowa Grays volunteer, Joseph Favor, is found unconscious by Sara. Nursed to health by Sara and her father, Lucas, he awakens with no memory, unable to recall even the battle. The Reeders perceive him, since he is dressed in gray, to be a Confederate. Dred Workman, a conniving Iowan comrade and deserter to the Rebels, falsely identifies Joseph as a Cavalryman in the Third Texas. The Reeder home is turned into a hospital. Soon, they are left to care for numerous wounded with no help from the army. Lucas blames Lincoln for the war. Based on an actual event, he holds a grudge against the president for something that happened before the war when Lincoln was a lawyer. Lucas, a dairy farmer, owns one aged s

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Autor Locklear, Curt
Editura Outskirts Press
Dimensiuni 197 x 134 x 7
Data Publicarii 28/04/2016
Format Necartonata
Numar pagini 270
Descriere RO Lansat in mijlocul bataliei razboiului civil, cu protagonisti si antagonisti atat ai Uniunii, cat si ai rebelilor, Asunder, primul din Trilogie, este o poveste de dragoste si pierdere si de familii sfasiate. Cercetat temeinic, romanul prezinta numeroase personaje complexe, memorabile, care lupta impotriva cotelor incredibile intr-o epopee care se intinde de la Texas la New York.
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Lansat in mijlocul bataliei razboiului civil, cu protagonisti si antagonisti atat ai Uniunii, cat si ai rebelilor, Asunder, primul din Trilogie, este o poveste de dragoste si pierdere si de familii sfasiate. Cercetat temeinic, romanul prezinta numeroase personaje complexe, memorabile, care lupta impotriva cotelor incredibile intr-o epopee care se intinde de la Texas la New York.
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