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By Ernest Haycox -
Published (c1944)Published 2003
“White men have fought each other since the beginning of time. Red men have fought each other. Now the races fight. Well, we’...Read Review
By Judith Pella -
The three Keagan sisters take the fortitude, hope, and wisdom of faith-filled Americans into the vilest of global war situations in this third ...Read Review
By Nino Ricci -
“Thus it was that everyone who heard him or laid eyes on him formed an image of him, and believed him a holy ...Read Review
By Michael Phillips -
The Civil War’s remote distance from present reality disappears with this sensitive yet realistic narrative story told by a plantation owner’s ...Read Review
By Erica Jong -
“…Venice…both liquid and solid, both air and stone…combines all the elements crucial to make our imaginations ignite and turn fantasies into ...Read Review
By James Scott Bell -
Kit Shannon, a Los Angeles lawyer, challenges the politicians and corporate tycoons vying for monopoly of the electric trolley system that was to ...Read Review
By Cristina Garcia -
Ordinary people exist and endure lives punctuated by extraordinary events shaping subsequent actions and reactions. Cheng Pan, a young Chinese man dreaming of ...Read Review
By John Auerbach -
“A ship staying too long in one place defies the purpose of its existence. Everybody and everything connected with it becomes infected by ...Read Review
By James Brady -
“Tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet we have this consolation with us, that the harder the conflict, the more glorious the ...Read Review
By Barbara Wright -
Virginia Mendenhall graduates from a Quaker college and proceeds to social work in Philadelphia and later an Appalachian mining town. Her life seems ...Read Review
Over the last 20 years The Historical Novels Review (the society's print magazine for our members) has published reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books.
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