Jubilee Author:Markaret Walker Acclaimed Nationwide as "The Reverse Side of Gone with the Wind!" — A stunningly different kind of Civil War novel! "If you are fed right to the hairline with Civil War books--'even good ones'-- you'll still do yourself a service by picking up Jubilee." — --Chicago Tribune — A heroine to rival Scarlett O'Hara! Daughter of a plantation owner and h... more »is favorite black mistress, Vyry was conceived, born, and reared to young womanhood behind the House... "One of the memorable women of contemporary fiction... In its best episodes, and in Vyry, Jubilee chronicles the triumph of a free spirit over many kids of bondage."