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Across the Great Divide: Book 1 The Clouds of War

Across the Great Divide: Book 1 The Clouds of War

by Michael Ross


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Fifteen-year-old Will Crump, his family, and the slave of a friend are drawn into the conflict of the Civil War. Will their family, love and faith survive? He follows John Morgan through his famous raid. His father, sisters, and young love support the North. WillÆs sister Albinia helps Luther and his family to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

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ISBN-13: 9781595559340
Publisher: Elm Hill
Publication date: 05/14/2019
Pages: 380
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range: 11 - 14 Years

About the Author

Michael Ross is a lover of history and great stories. He’s a retired software engineer turned author, with three children, and four grandchildren, living in Newton, Kansas with his wife of 38 years. Michael graduated from Rice University and Portland State University. He was born in Lubbock, Texas, and still loves Texas. He’s written short stories and technical articles in the past. “Across the Great Divide: Clouds of War” is his first novel.

Table of Contents

Will On His Own 3

Will's Gun 20

Ashland 26

Lexington Rifles 37

Sisters 48

Escape from the Jameson Plantation 62

The Clouds Thicken 70

John Brown's Body 91

Christmas Romance 113

Lost and Found 148

The Storm Breaks 169

Fighting Rifles 207

Fly Away 218

Morgan's Raiders 239

Shiloh 258

On the Underground Railroad 273

You Can't Go Home Again 282

On the River 311

Morgan's Raid 323

Behind Bars 340

The Sun Breaks Through 359

Author's Notes 367

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