By Mary Johnston
Cease Firing selections up the place Mary Johnston’s past publication, The lengthy Roll leaves off. We rejoin Richard Cleave, the accomplice artillery officer, as he fights to regain his recognition and his honor. within the technique, he studies the battles of Vicksburg, Gettysburg, Chickamauga, the barren region, Kennesaw Mountain and others.
Cleave can experience that the struggle is being misplaced; and he's torn among that wisdom and his feel of responsibility and honor. via all of it, Johnston’s awareness to ancient element by no means falters as we're realistically propelled into Cleave’s attention-grabbing international.
Prominently featured is also accomplice basic Joseph E. Johnston, from whom Mary Johnston is descended.
“Romances of the Civil battle we now have advert nauseum; however the warfare was once no romance. In stop Firing... we now have the uncooked warfare itself.”
The long island Times
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