Bright Captivity Author:Eugenia Price Book 1 of the Georgia Trilogy. — The story begins as the War of 1812 is in its final days. Anne Couper, the spirited young daughter of a prominent St. Simons family, is attending a house party at Dungeness, and estate on nearby Cumberland Island, when a contingent of British Royal Marines, on a mission to free slaves, invades the island. They m... more »ake Dungeness their headquarters and all its occupants, including Anne Couper, become their captives. From the moment Anne meets British lieutenant John Fraser, she knows her once secure life as the sheltered only daughter of planter John Couper will never be the same. It isn't. Within a year of their initial separation at the end of Britain's war with the US, John Fraser, no longer needed by the Royal Marines because his country has finally defeated Napoleon, returns to Georgia to make Anne his wife.« less
Book 1 of the Georgia trilogy.
Interesting book of the very old South and the people that lived there. These are real people in history, but the author has fictionalized thoughts, feelings and words, but has made them very alive.