Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Revolutionary Reads

To arms! Join George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and a host of others as they participate in America’s war for freedom. Experience the plots and battles safe within the bulwark of your imagination and secure in the knowledge of the war’s eventual outcome.

To Try Men's Souls by Newt Gingrich and Willian Forstchen

A novel of the darkest days of the American Revolution follows George Washington, Thomas Paine, and Jonathan Van Dorn, a private in Washington's army, during the days surrounding Washington's crossing of the Delaware River on December 25, 1776.

Patriot Hearts by Babara Hambly

The triumphs and turmoil of early America are revealed through fictional portraits of four women--Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Sally Hemings, and Dolley Madison--who played key roles during four presidential administrations.

The Hornet's Nest by Jimmy Carter

This novel of the American South during the Revolutionary War follows Ethan Pratt, his wife Epsey, and their neighbors, Kindred and Mavis Morris, as they become caught up in the conflict and the problems confronting local Indian tribes.

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