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  • Elizabeth Bishop Later, Author

    Not necessarily about the Lowcountry, but well worth reading. Very insightful, funny, and thought-provoking.

  • Claire Donoghue

    Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War by Tony Horwitz ($9.99) - Confederates in the Attic by Tony Horwitz is great because it deals with how the Civil War affected everyone today. - It's a fascinating book and Horwitz tells a great story... brilliant writer with incredible observation skills. - This book really makes you think.

  • Jaclyn Ilene

    When prize-winning war correspondent Tony Horwitz leaves the battlefields of Bosnia and the Middle East for a peaceful corner of the Blue Ridge Mountains, he thinks he's put war zones behind him. But awakened one morning by the crackle of musket fire, Horwitz starts filing front-line dispatches again this time from a war close to home, and to his own heart... Confederates in the Attic - Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War by Tony Horwitz. #kobo #ebooks

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