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By Peter G. Tsouras

ISBN-10: 1597972118

ISBN-13: 9781597972116

ISBN-10: 1628736976

ISBN-13: 9781628736977

“Do you recognize what army glory is? it really is ‘that beautiful rainbow, that rises in showers of blood—that serpent’s eye, that charms to destroy.’” —Abraham Lincoln

The Union in dire peril! The warfare that all started in Peter G. Tsouras’s earlier trade historical past, Britannia’s Fist, speeds up in the course of a couple of determined weeks in October 1863. From the bayous of Louisiana to the fairway hills of the Hudson Valley, from Chicago in flames to the gates of Washington itself, the good battle uncoils in ropes of fireside. French and British armies are at the march, and heavy reinforcements have positioned to sea. Copperheads have risen in rebellion to tug the Midwest into the Confederacy as a necessary Union military stands ravenous and lower than siege in Tennessee. in the meantime, Robert E. Lee and the Royal military set in movement a stroke that's boldness itself.

The Union staggers less than those blows. whereas the Grenadier Guards march into glory in upstate New York’s apple orchards, from the second one tale of a shot-up Washington lodge Abraham Lincoln watches a woodland of the pink flags of uprising waving over a accomplice column dashing around the lengthy Bridge. to forestall them is a war-worn regiment of latest York squaddies. To their backs Washington burns. yet new applied sciences and the paintings of intelligence are thrown onto the scales, whereas Russia plans to go into the conflict to avenge its humiliation within the Crimean War.

A Rainbow of Blood brings ahead the nice warfare from its outbreak to the 1st nice hindrance of the embattled republic. Peopled with extraordinary personalities of the age, the e-book rattles with the tramp of armies marching down the most exciting roads no longer taken—or even imagined—until now.

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