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The Widow of The South

by Robert Hicks

The Widow of The South by Robert Hicks
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  • First Published:
    Sep 2005, 432 pages
    Paperback:
    Sep 2006, 448 pages

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Power Reviewer Melissa

Where is Franklin, TN?
Our book club read this book and the general consensus was that while it wasn't a favorite book, it did do exactly what the author intended; it put Franklin, TN on the map for many of us and invoked the memory of a historical figure. The book stuck with me not because of the writing, but I think simply because of the horror of the Civil War. I am already planning a trip to Franklin, TN to see the home, the cemetery and to help preserve the history of this amazing place.
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