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North and South [electronic Resource]

By John Jakes, 1932-

The first volume of John Jakes’s acclaimed and sweeping saga about a friendship threatened by the divisions of the Civil War In the years leading up to the Civil War, one enduring friendship embodies the tensions of a nation. Orry Main from South Carolina and George Hazard from Pennsylvania forge a lasting bond while training at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Together they fight in the Mexican-American War, but their closeness is tested as their regional politics diverge. As the first rounds are fired at Fort Sumter, Orry and George find themselves on different sides of the coming struggle. In John Jakes’s unmatched style, North and South launches a trilogy that captures the fierce passions of a country at the precipice of disaster. This ebook features an illustrated biography of John Jakes including rare images from the author’s personal collection.

Format

Ebook

Publish Date

2012

ISBN

9781453255988


Format: Ebook
Author: Jakes, John, 1932-
Summary: The first volume of John Jakes’s acclaimed and sweeping saga about a friendship threatened by the divisions of the Civil War In the years leading up to the Civil War, one enduring friendship embodies the tensions of a nation. Orry Main from South Carolina and George Hazard from Pennsylvania forge a lasting bond while training at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Together they fight in the Mexican-American War, but their closeness is tested as their regional politics diverge. As the first rounds are fired at Fort Sumter, Orry and George find themselves on different sides of the coming struggle. In John Jakes’s unmatched style, North and South launches a trilogy that captures the fierce passions of a country at the precipice of disaster. This ebook features an illustrated biography of John Jakes including rare images from the author’s personal collection.
Title: North and South [electronic resource] / John Jakes.
Publisher Date: New York : Open Road Integrated Media, 2012.
Subject: Historical fiction FICTION / Classics United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes -- Fiction. United States -- History -- 1815-1861 -- Fiction.
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Isbn: 9781453255988 (electronic bk.) 1453255982 (electronic bk.)
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Format: Ebook
Author: Jakes, John, 1932-
Summary: The first volume of John Jakes’s acclaimed and sweeping saga about a friendship threatened by the divisions of the Civil War In the years leading up to the Civil War, one enduring friendship embodies the tensions of a nation. Orry Main from South Carolina and George Hazard from Pennsylvania forge a lasting bond while training at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Together they fight in the Mexican-American War, but their closeness is tested as their regional politics diverge. As the first rounds are fired at Fort Sumter, Orry and George find themselves on different sides of the coming struggle. In John Jakes’s unmatched style, North and South launches a trilogy that captures the fierce passions of a country at the precipice of disaster. This ebook features an illustrated biography of John Jakes including rare images from the author’s personal collection.
Title: North and South [electronic resource] / John Jakes.
Publisher, Date: New York : Open Road Integrated Media, 2012.
Description: 1 online resource.
Series: North and South trilogy ; v. 1
Series: North and South trilogy ; 1.
Subjects: Historical fiction
Subjects: FICTION / Classics
Subjects: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes -- Fiction.
Subjects: United States -- History -- 1815-1861 -- Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.
Notes: Description based on online resource; title from EPUB title page (OverDrive viewed, Aug. 20, 2012).
Web Site: http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A5CA8090-9BBC-46C7-8B51-AE9D8A7367DE Click here to check out and download.
Web Site: http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A5CA8090-9BBC-46C7-8B51-AE9D8A7367DE Click here to check out and download.
ISBN: 9781453255988 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 1453255982 (electronic bk.)
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Call Number: PS3560.A37