The North and South Trilogy: North and South, Love and War, and Heaven and Hell

The North and South Trilogy: North and South, Love and War, and Heaven and Hell

John Jakes

John Jakes’s bestselling saga of 2 households introduced jointly after which torn aside by means of struggle, on hand as a electronic package deal for the 1st time
In North and South, the first quantity of John Jakes’s acclaimed and sweeping saga, a friendship is threatened by way of the divisions of the Civil battle. within the years top as much as the Civil conflict, one enduring friendship embodies the tensions of a kingdom. Orry major from South Carolina and George possibility from Pennsylvania forge a long-lasting bond whereas education on the usa army Academy at West aspect. jointly they struggle within the Mexican-American struggle, yet their closeness is confirmed as their local politics diverge. because the first rounds are fired at fortress Sumter, Orry and George locate themselves on various aspects of the arriving fight. In John Jakes’s unrivaled variety, North and South launches a trilogy that captures the fierce passions of a rustic on the precipice of disaster.
In Love and conflict, the major and probability households conflict off and on the Civil War’s battlefields as they grapple with the violent realities of a divided country. With the accomplice and Union armies furiously scuffling with, the once-steadfast bond among the most and threat households remains to be demonstrated. From contrary facets of the clash, they face heartache and triumph at the frontlines as they try for the way forward for the kingdom and their family. along with his impeccable examine and unfailing devotion to the old list, John Jakes bargains his such a lot mesmerizing and enduring story yet.
In Heaven and Hell, the conflict among the Mains and Hazards—and accomplice and Union armies—comes to an excellent end. The final days of the Civil conflict deliver no peace for the most and probability households. because the Mains’ South smolders within the ruins of defeat, the dangers’ North pushes blindly for relentless business development. either the state and the households’ long-standing bond hover close to destruction. within the sequence’ epic end, Jakes expertly blends own clash with ancient occasions, crafting a haunting page-turner approximately America’s consistent swap and unyielding hope. 

This “entertaining [and] actual dramatization” (The long island Times) is an exhilarating story of transferring loyalties, set in the course of one of many darkest moments in American history.

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