Hunter: Antebellum South and the Civil War (Hardcover)
|Author: Ashley Atkinson|
|Hunter Dun Leigh, heir to the largest cotton plantation in Georgia, is the quintessential Southern gentleman. Beautiful women vie for his love: Chantal de Valr?as, his true love, whom he cannot marry but will never forget; Alezandra Whitfield, a Virginia blue blood; Lady Victoria, his aristocratic wife; and Sukie, his concubine.|
In the midst of his privileged existence, the War Between the States erupts, threatening Hunter''s way of life. Hunter answers the South''s call to arms while his brother, Ambrose, a staunch abolitionist, joins the North.
When he meets Ambrose on the fields of Gettysburg, it is brother against brother in a contest that epitomizes the country''s struggle. But as the guns fall silent and America struggles to recover, Hunter returns to Georgia and a world he no longer recognizes. Now he must begin rebuilding his life and his home. But will he ever find inner peace?