Fiction fights the civil war. by Robert A. Lively

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This week, Muster begins a series on recent fiction about slavery and the Civil War. Interest in how the war is represented in popular literature remains unabated because the legacies of slavery and the war endure, a point emphasized by Carole Emberton in her roundtable review of Underground determines the meaning of those legacies in large measure informs our.

Rally Cry (Lost Regiment # 1) by William R. Forstchen is the first in a series of eight novels, plus a ninth novel, Down to the Sea, which might be the beginning of a new basic premise of the series is that Union Colonel Andrew Keane and the regiment under his command were suddenly transported to another world via an alien technology -- a world where humans were not at the top of /5.

This is subtitled An Unfinished Chapter in the Literary History of the American People, and when one views the mass of material, fictional and otherwise, on the Civil War being published currently, the term ""unfinished"" is fully warranted.

Lively has undertaken a challenging task. There is an immense amount of provocative writing in this analysis of Civil War novels, written from Read the full-text online edition of Fiction Fights the Civil War: An Unfinished Chapter in the Literary History of the American People ().

Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Fiction Fights the Civil War: An Unfinished. Muster!, the blog of the Journal of the Civil War Era, has a new series on recent works of fiction dealing with slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction.

There seem to be more novels on the Civil War Era out in the last several years than at almost any time in the past.

Here is a link to the. The Civil War is the most written about Fiction fights the civil war. book in United States history. There are an extraordinary number of books covering all aspects of the war from large overviews like James McPherson's Battle Cry Freedom, Gary Gallagher's books on The Union War and The Confederate War, Allan Nevins 8 volume set on the conflict, and Shelby Foote's three volume set of books on the war.

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Civil War: Captain America begins with a liaison between Captain America and his girlfriend, Agent 13 of S.H.I.E.L.D. She tries to convince him to give up his fight against his friends and the government but fails. A framing device is Agent 13 telling all this to a counselor, along with her talking to one of her superiors/5(71).

The North Fights the Civil War: The Home Front J. Matthew Gallman, Author Ivan R. Dee Publisher $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Produced, written, and directed by the descendants of Robert and Eveline, this American Civil War tale is an explosive, richly detailed saga of fierce combat, honor and the will to risk all that's precious for love or country.

Directors: Julian Adams, A. Blaine Miller | Stars: Julian Adams, Gwendolyn Edwards, Eric Holloway, Amy Redford. Votes: American Civil War alternate histories are alternate history fiction that focuses on the Civil War ending differently or not occurring. The American Civil War is a popular point of divergence in English-language alternate history fiction.

The most common variants detail the victory and survival of the Confederate common variants include a Union victory under different circumstances. American War By Omar El Akkad (Knopf) When climate change sparks a devastating civil war in the United States in the late 21st century, one young woman fights to avenge her family's destruction.

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Both an amazing story and an interesting critique on politics. American War is a speculative fiction novel published in by the Canadian-Egyptian author Omar El Akkad. Set is a dystopian near-future in which climate change has displaced millions, the book details a Second American Civil War fought between the federal government and the Southern United States over the use of fossil fuels.

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Civil War History Discussion: 2: Fiction Fights the Civil War: Recent Books Dealing With Slavery, the Civil War and Reconstruction: Book, Movie, & Television Reviews: 9 Must-Read Historical Fiction Books About the Civil War: Non-Fiction History of the Civil War: 5: Nov 8, The Lost Regiment is a series of science fiction novels written by William R.

Forstchen. 5 External links. The plot revolves around a Union Army regiment and an artillery battery from the American Civil War which get transported to an alien world. The 35th Maine Infantry regiment and the 44th New York Light Artillery battery are being.

In her absorbing, scrupulously researched book The Field of Blood, Joanne B. Freeman uncovers the brawls, stabbings, pummelings and duel threats that occurred among United States congressmen during the three decades just before the Civil War Like other good historical works, The Field of Blood casts fresh light on the period it examines while leading us to think about our own time.3/4(11).

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Interest in how the war is represented in popular literature remains unabated because the legacies of slavery and the war endure, a point emphasized by Carole Emberton in her roundtable review of Underground Here's the second chapter of Beacon Civil War, which is definitely an unusual one to format and write compared to my other fics.

Sandy Mitchell's tendency to break the flow for excerpts and comments is fairly well-known, but it's hard making sure they're detailed enough to suffice, without being so long they take away from the story.

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According to the original publisher, in the Civil War Series "Altsheler covers the principal battles of the Civil War. In four of the volumes Dick Mason, who fights for the North, is the leading character, and in the others, his cousin, Harry Kenton, who /5(2).

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Often, though, the fourth is where they over-reach, run out of ideas or become formulaic. Fiction Fights the Civil War: An Unfinished Chapter in the Literary History of the American People By Robert A.

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the true Civil War buff. He uses interior monologues which are, of course, pure fiction (though based on written material of the time). He also centers his story on two major fights that took place at.

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