The Titans Author:John Jakes This is the bold, uniquely American saga spanning five generations of the proud, flamboyant Kent family - their conflict, passions and loves set against the thundering turbulence and searing drama of a nation struggling to survive. "A powerful narrative...genuine patriotism. Readers can slip from one novel to another with a perfect sense of co... more »ntinuity."
The Kent family is torn apart by hatred and greed as the strife of the Civil War turns brother against brother. There's Louis, who dreams of a richer Kent empire...Jephtha, who discovers that his one-time wife has turned a spy...Gideon, torn between his consuming hatred for the North and his passion for a women of peace...Jeremiah, whose favor to a dying Confederate general brings him to a Southern plantation and into a smoldering love triangle.« less