345 page historic fiction novel. Travel back in time and experience the beautiful sandwashed beaches of Charleston, South Carolina, more than 150 years ago. Feel the excitement and fear of finding yourself on an icy cold field of honor, dueling over the honor of the young lady that you love. Cassius Garrett, the 15 year old son of a South Carolina planter, brings upon himself the wrath of an evil Sea Captain while trying to rescue a poor, misguided girl from his clutches. After the two escape the man's attempt at revenge, Cassius finds that he has a choice to make. But that choice is complicated by a suicide, an attempted murder, and the past of the very girl that he has just rescued. Come relive the past in this exciting, informative, and very descriptive tale of a young Southern gentleman, as he lives, loves, and fights his way through one of the most controversital times in United States history!