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Topic: Looking for books that involve the Sinking of the Sultana.....

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Subject: Looking for books that involve the Sinking of the Sultana.....
Date Posted: 6/26/2011 10:56 PM ET
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She was a ship that was carrying civil war wounded and exploded. Anyone know of any books involving this??

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Date Posted: 7/2/2011 6:31 PM ET
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Anyone??

Date Posted: 7/2/2011 7:17 PM ET
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I can't even imagine a romance in this settng! I'm not a huge historical fan though and definitely don't know my history. sorry.

Date Posted: 7/4/2011 3:27 PM ET
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Against the Odds - Zebra Historical Romance Author: Gwyneth Atlee In the aftermath of the Civil War, a shattered America begins to heal. Three Union soldiers-once prisoners of war-head home aboard the steamboat Sultana. For these brothers-in-arms, the war may be over.but the fight for the women they cherish has just begun. Returning to his Ohio home, Gabe Davis is haunted by the guilt of a shattering secret. ... more »Though he feels unworthy of love, he cannot deny his attraction to Yvette Augeron, the New Orleans beauty who has blustered her way onto the Sultana. But just as passion draws the unlikely pair together, the fateful explosion of the Sultana tears Yvette from his arms. Gabe doesn't know if she's dead or alive, until she risks her own safety to find him. Yet this brave act of sacrifice will plunge her into mortal danger, for Yvette has a murderous enemy. Now Gabe will battle against the odds to save the woman destined to be his wife.
Date Posted: 7/4/2011 3:30 PM ET
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Not a romance, but, since YA seems to be the flavor of the month recently...... Emma Eileen Grove Vicksburg Mississippi 1865 - American Diaries Author: Kathleen Duey Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1865 I hate these Yankees. The war is over, but the hardship and suffering have not ended for Emma, whose mother is dead and father is missing. With her brother and sister, Emma boards the Sultana, a paddle wheel steamboat, hoping to find refuge in St. Louis with relatives. After Yankee soldiers returning from ... more »confederate prisons are crowded aboard the boat, disaster shatters Emma's hopes. Fighting for her life in the flooded Mississippi, Emma discovers courage she did not know she possessed--and friendship where she least expected it.
Date Posted: 7/16/2011 3:34 AM ET
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Thank It looks like a good book.