The Tales of Civil War: 40 Books Collection
Sprache - Englisch
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DigiCat presents to you this meticulously edited collection of the greatest novels and stories written in the aftermath of the Civil War, trying to show the truth in disguise of fiction, the trauma, the turmoil, the massacre and the heroism of all people involved: Stephen Crane: The Red Badge of Courage The Little Regiment The Veteran The Private History of a Campaign That Failed & A Curious Experience (Mark Twain) Ambrose Bierce: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge A Horseman in the Sky Chickamauga Joseph A. Altsheler: The Guns of Bull Run The Guns of Shiloh The Scouts of Stonewall The Sword of Antietam The Star of Gettysburg The Rock of Chickamauga The Shades of the Wilderness The Tree of Appomattox The Crisis (Winston Churchill) Miss Ravenel's Conversion from Secession to Loyalty (John William De Forest) With Lee in Virginia (G. A. Henty) Who Would Have Thought It? (María Ruiz de Burton) The Long Roll (Mary Johnston) Cease Firing (Mary Johnston) The Victim: A Romance of the Real Jefferson Davis (Thomas Dixon Jr.) Kincaid's Battery (George Washington Cable) The Border Spy (Harry Hazelton) The Battle Ground (Ellen Glasgow) Who Goes There? (B. K. Benson) Ailsa Paige (Robert W. Chambers) Special Messenger (Robert W. Chambers) How Private George W. Peck Put Down the Rebellion (George W. Peck) Raiding with Morgan (Byron A. Dunn) Mohun; Or, the Last Days of Lee and His Paladins (John Esten Cooke) Brother Against Brother (John R. Musick) The Last Three Soldiers (W. H. Shelton) A War-Time Wooing (Charles King) The Iron Game (Henry F. Keenan) The Blockade Runners (Jules Verne) The Lost Despatch (Natalie Sumner Lincoln) My Lady of the North (Randall Parrish) Uncle Daniel's Story of "Tom" Anderson (John McElroy) The Red Acorn (John McElroy) Winning His Way (Charles Carleton Coffin) A Daughter of the Union (Lucy Foster Madison) Chasing an Iron Horse (Edward Robins) The Man Without a Country (Edward Everett Hale) History of the Civil War, 1861-1865 (James Ford Rhodes)
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Jules Verne, a pioneering figure in the world of science fiction literature and one of the most translated authors globally, was born on February 8, 1828, in Nantes, France. Known for his remarkable works that combine scientific facts with adventure and exploration, Verne penned novels that have sparked the imagination of readers for generations. Although 'The Tales of Civil War: 40 Books Collection' is not one of his acknowledged works and likely to be a posthumous compilation or misattribution, it is his celebrated novels like 'Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea,' 'Journey to the Center of the Earth,' and 'Around the World in Eighty Days' that cemented his globally recognized reputation. Verne's storytelling seamlessly wove detailed technical speculation, prophetic technologies, and rousing adventures, thus laying the foundations for what would become the science fiction genre. Verne's novels often feature characters who embody the 19th-century human spirit and thirst for knowledge, embarking on extraordinary voyages often set amidst the backdrop of industrial revolution advancements. He belonged to the group of authors whose works contributed to the literary field known as 'Voyages extraordinaires.' Verne's influence can be seen in modern literature, film, and popular culture; his legacy continues to live on through his many works that remain popular to this day. His literary style has been studied and celebrated for over a century and a half, maintaining his status as an enduring figure in world literature.
Genre: Sprache - Englisch
Umfang: 9581 Seiten
Größe: 25,0 MB
Veröffentlichung: 22. November 2023