Two Brothers - One North, One South by David H. Jones

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  • Literature & Fiction / Genre Fiction,
  • Historical - General,
  • War & Military,
  • Fiction

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Walt Whitman, whose compassion for the wounded and dying soldiers of the American Civil War is well documented, navigates the journey of Two Brothers: One north, One South. The first chapter finds him at the bedside of William Prentiss, a mortally wounded Rebel soldier. As fate has it, William’s brother, Clifton, a Union officer, is being treated in another ward of the same hospital and Whitman becomes the sole link between the brothers. The reader is taken seamlessly from Baltimore before the war, to many battlefields where North and South collide, and to wartime Richmond, where Hetty, Jenny, and Constance Cary are the reigning belles.

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Book details

GenreHistorical Fiction
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11841403M
ISBN 100979689856
ISBN 109780979689857
LC Control Number2007937103
OCLC/WorldCa181143540

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Two Brothers: One North, One South By David H. Jones Publisher:Staghorn Press Published: ISBN Pages This book takes the reader on a journey through the Civil War period allowing them to visualize--the pain, anger One South book pride--of the characters.

It is a great depiction of such a difficult time in our history/5(23). "Two Brothers: One North, One South" by David H. Jones is chock full of history. I love books based on historical truth and this book fits the bill. This is a novel about the Civil War and how it tore apart our country, the states and families/5.

Green-Wood has many great stories. But few, if any, can match the drama of that of the Civil War Prentiss brothers: “Two Brothers, One South, One North.” It is an A+ at all levels: two brothers from the border state of Maryland, one who fought for the North, the other for the South, during the Civil War.

Two Brothers more than just another Civil War novel A month or so ago I was contacted by an author named David H. Jones, who inquired if I would be interested in reading his novel "Two Brothers: One North, One South.” Although my own work keeps me buried in non-fictional books, I do enjoy historical-fiction works for my pleasure reading.

Two Brothers: One North, One South by David H. Jones Navigated by Walt Whitman and based on real people and events, Two Brothers: One North, One South is the quintessential story of the Civil War.

Two Brothers: One North, One South by David H. Jones About the Book Navigated by Walt Whitman and based on real people and events, Two Brothers: One North, One South is the quintessential story of the Civil War.

Discussion Guide 1. Prior to learning about and reading this novel, were you aware of the compassionate care that Walt Whitman provided. About Two Brothers – One North, One South. Walt Whitman feared that the real war would never get in the books – the true stories that depicted the courage and humanity of soldiers who fought, bled, and died in the American Civil War.

The “brother versus brother” theme in American Civil War fiction is by no means new, but David H. Jones breathes new life into it in Two Brothers - One North, One ’s characters are real-life Civil War soldiers who fought on opposing sides – and whose story was told by Walt Whitman.

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