North and south : North and South Trilogy, Book 1. / John Jakes.
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- ISBN: 9781453255988 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: New York : Open Road Media, 2012.
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|Summary, etc.:|| The first volume of John Jakes's acclaimed and sweeping saga about a friendship threatened by the divisions of the Civil WarIn 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.
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