The Perilous Road (Hardcover)

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By William O. Steele, Jean Fritz (Introduction by)
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A 1959 Newbery Honor Book

The heartbreaking, bitter view of the Civil War as experienced by Chris Brabson, whose brother is fighting for the "wrong" side.

About the Author

WILLIAM O. STEELE (1917-1979) published thirty-nine books over his long career, many of them award winners. A native of Franklin, Tennessee, he set many of his historical adventures in the hills and valleys where he grew up.

Praise For…

"This is one of Mr. Steele's best books, an engrossing, realistic story of a Tennessee mountain boy who, during the Civil War, comes to realize that war is terrible no matter where
one's sympathies lie."--Publishers Weekly

Product Details
ISBN: 9780152052034
Publisher: Clarion Books
Publication Date: September 1st, 2004
Pages: 176
Language: English