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The Black Flower -- A Good Read
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Author:  ken jones [ Sat Mar 12, 2016 8:43 pm ]
Post subject:  The Black Flower -- A Good Read

I just finished the novel "The Black Flower" by Howard Bahr published in 1960. The action is centered around the Battle of Franklin, TN in November 1864. Its a very good "inside your head" account of men facing battle. I won't give away the plot but there is a some romance mixed with the tragedy of Hood's decision to launch an all out frontal assault against the Union defensive works.

A good read.

Author:  Dwight McBride [ Sun Mar 13, 2016 12:25 am ]
Post subject:  Re: The Black Flower -- A Good Read

I agree. A good read . . . although some might find the conclusion a little less than fulfilling.

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