One of America’s most acclaimed writers returns to the land on which he has staked a literary claim to paint an indelible portrait of a family in a time of unprecedented change. In a compelling weaving of fact and fiction, Robert Morgan introduces a family’s captivating story, set during World War II and the Great Depression.$19.95ISBN: 9781616201890Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available in 1-3 days.Published: A Shannon Ravenel Book - August 21st, 2012From Thomas Jefferson’s birth in 1743 to the California Gold Rush in 1849, America’s westward expansion comes to life in the hands of a writer fascinated by the way individual lives link up, illuminate one another, and collectively impact history.
Jefferson, a naturalist and visionary, dreamed that the United States would stretch across the North American continent, fr$15.95ISBN: 9781616201760Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available in 1-3 days.Published: A Shannon Ravenel Book - August 21st, 2012
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Young Julie Harmon works “hard as a man,” they say, so hard that at times she’s not sure she can stop. People depend on her to slaughter the hogs and nurse the dying. People are weak, and there is so much to do.