Reading Club

I assume you're here at this website because you like my books. Good. And that also means you might like the books I enjoy reading, and that all of us might enjoy the books that you read, so this is simply a place where we can exchange news of books - any books - not just historical novels. Tell us if you've read something wonderful and entertaining, and we'll post your recommendations and reviews here. And, please, let us know what you think of these recommendations!

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TO THE GATES OF RICHMOND

Written by: Stephen W. Sears

Published by: Mariner Books

I could not have written Copperhead without Stephen W. Sears’s marvelous account of the Peninsular Campaign. Readers who want to know where the events in the novel coincide with the actuality of history could do no better than read Sears’s…

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LANDSCAPE TURNED RED

Written by: Stephen Sears

Published by: Mariner Books

For anyone wanting to know more about the battle of Antietam (or Sharpsburg, to southerners), the bloodiest day in all of American history, this is the book to read. To my mind, this is the finest book on a single…

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