A Rainbow Of Blood: The Union In Peril An Alternate History by Peter G. Tsouras

By Peter G. Tsouras

" are you aware what army glory is? it truly is that beautiful rainbow, that rises in showers of blood that serpent s eye, that charms to damage. " Abraham LincolnThe Union in dire peril! The warfare that begun in Peter G. Tsouras s prior trade background, "Britannia s Fist," hurries up in the course of a number of determined weeks in October 1863. From the bayous of Louisiana to the golf green hills of the Hudson Valley, from Chicago in flames to the gates of Washington itself, the good struggle uncoils in ropes of fireside. French and British armies are at the march, and heavy reinforcements have placed to sea. Copperheads have risen in rebellion to tug the Midwest into the Confederacy as an essential Union military stands ravenous and less than siege in Tennessee. in the meantime, Robert E. Lee and the Royal army set in movement a stroke that's boldness itself.The Union staggers below those blows. whereas the Grenadier Guards march into glory in upstate manhattan s apple orchards, from the second one tale of a shot-up Washington lodge Abraham Lincoln watches a wooded area of the crimson flags of uprising waving over a accomplice column speeding around the lengthy Bridge. to prevent 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 battle to avenge its humiliation within the Crimean War."A Rainbow of Blood" brings ahead the nice warfare from its outbreak to the 1st nice obstacle of the embattled republic. Peopled with extraordinary personalities of the age, the e-book rattles with the tramp of armies marching down probably the most fascinating roads now not taken or maybe imagined before.

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The culture shock she received when she came to Newfoundland still made Michael smile when he thought about it. The first thing she had to do was cut her long, manicured fingernails. When she fed the hens, the feed would get jammed under her nails. Other changes followed, such as discarding her designer shoes with the threeinch heels when walking on the farm. One day, when he asked her why she stayed on in a place that was so foreign to all that she had known, she replied that she loved him, and where he was, she would be too.

Ralph awoke that morning with a heavy weight on his chest. He said nothing to Jennie, knowing that she would worry that he was having a heart attack and whisk him off to the hospital emergency room. Ralph knew his problem wasn’t physical. The heaviness in his chest had always accompanied the passing of a family member. Over the years, as people grew older, there were several passings in Ralph’s family: his grandfather, his father, then his mother, two aunts, a THE BADGER REDEMPTION / 39 sister, and two brothers.

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