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The Children of Pride: Book 2--The Edge of the Sword
The Children of Pride Book 2--The Edge of the Sword Author:Robert Manson Myers, ed. The Children of Pride is the saga of an aristocratic Southern family, before, during, and after the Civil War. It is told in their own words, through their intimate letters to one another. What emerges in this enthralling work is an unrivaled portrayal of a proud people and a way of life that flowered in splendor, then was swept away forever.
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The Edge of the Sword is the second of three books that make up The Children of Pride. It covers the years of the Civil War, that period that began with such flaring hope, and ended in the grey ashes of defeat. It is an epic of human gallantry and endurance, drama and poignancy, as the great events of history merge with the actions and emotions of individual men and women struggling to preserve and protect all they hold dear.« less