Free eBook The Black Flower download
by Brian Emerson,Howard Bahr
Author: Brian Emerson,Howard Bahr
Publisher: Blackstone Audio Inc; Unabridged edition (February 1, 1999)
Category: Imaginative Literature
Subcategory: Genre Fiction
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Set during The Civil War, the story focuses primarily on soldier Bushrod Carter and his friends' involvement.
Set during The Civil War, the story focuses primarily on soldier Bushrod Carter and his friends' involvement. Especially poignant about Bahr's novel is the level of consciousness he gives to war and battle.
The Year of Jubilo: A Novel of the Civil War by. Howard Bahr.
0 5 Author: Howard Bahr Narrator: Brian Emerson
0 5 Author: Howard Bahr Narrator: Brian Emerson. At twenty-six, Bushrod Carter is already an old soldier, a veteran of all his regiment's campaigns since Shiloh.
Howard Bahr (1946- ) is an American novelist, born in Meridian, Mississippi. Bahr, who served in the . The Year of Jubilo, like The Black Flower, was a New York Times Notable Book. Bahr's third novel, The Judas Field, was released in 2006. Navy during the Vietnam War and then worked for several years on the railroads, enrolled at the University of Mississippi in the early 1970s when he was in his late 20s. He received his . from Ole Miss and served as the curator of the William Faulkner house, Rowan Oak, in Oxford, Mississippi for nearly twenty years.
Praise for The Black Flower. A New York Times Notable Book. Winner of the Harold D. Vursell Memorial Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. A Novel of the Civil War. For Dada, who taught me to listen. Winner of the William Young Boyd Award from the Naval War College Office for Best Military Novel. I recommend it highly. Shelby Foote, author of the Civil War Trilogy. Bol. deeply moral boo. f startling originality. Part one. The band played.
Bahr has created a highly visual novel, describing all the minutiae of war and the ravaged countryside. Emerson’s monotonous tone drones on and on, never getting caught up in the action, fear and horror of the Civil War. Rather, Emerson echoes the weariness of the troops as they struggle to survive yet another day and continue to fight for their cause.
The Black Flower is a 1997 historical fiction novel written by Howard Bahr. It received numerous accolades, including being named a New York Times Notable Book. Shelby Foote, author of The Civil War: A Narrative, recommends it highly. The Black Flower was nominated for a Stephen Crane Award for First Fiction, and won the . Boyd Literary Award for Excellence in Military Fiction in 1998. The novel is about Private Bushrod Carter's experiences in the Battle of Franklin. It was published by Picador.
Written with profound empathy and meticulous attention to historical detail, The Black Flower brilliantly portrays the staggering human toll of America’s bloodiest conflict. In his award-winning debut novel, Howard Bahr casts a tale of war as powerful as any you’ll ever find (Southern Living). To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
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