Glory since am a great fan of Civil War movies this cast surpassed all expectations the great struggle for an all black unit in Union army reguested by a Northern officer who gained respect of the men who served under him .
The title character of this haunting historical novel is Carrie McGavock, whose farmhouse was commandeered as a Confederate field hospital before the tragic battle at Franklin, Tennessee, in November 1864. That day, 9,000 soldiers perished.
This is the first book in a series based on the real life stories of women who lived and worked during the Civil War. The author has done extensive research around the lives of military women during the Civil War for a nonfiction title and became inspired to share their stories in a fictionalized depiction based on her historical research.Charlotte Waverly is a 28 year-old...more
Truth is Stranger than Fiction in Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy by Karen Abbott
Entertaining nonfiction about 4 trail-blazing women spies during the Civil War...favorite nonfiction of 2014 so far! http://www.sarahsbookshelves.com/books-to-read/truth-stranger-fiction-liar-temptress-soldier-spy-karen-abbott/