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10 thoughts on “The Widow of the South

  1. says:

    This novel is based on the true story of Carrie McGavock who gave of herself for the benefit of others selflessly her entire life Ca

  2. says:

    I absolutely LOVED this book I was reading it when I went up to Rabun County once for some respite from my goofy household A whole week by myself It was heaven But the thought of driving 5 hours was overwhelming so I took the book out on tape a

  3. says:

    This is a little weird The beginning is fantastic opening with the Confederates on their way to Franklin where they meet the Union army and a bloody battle ensues What I love about this is the alternating narratives In the beginning i

  4. says:

    I had previously read and struggled with it However many reviewers of that book mentioned the superb uality of this one They were right Our book begins with two women walking through a cemetery and discussing the men buried there Who are these women? What is so significant about this cemetery? Robert Hicks unveils the story of a Southern woman long forgotten in American history who desired to remember the me

  5. says:

    The premise of this book had great potential as it's based on the true story of Carrie McGavock whose plantation home Carnton was confiscated as a battle hospital during the Civil War's bloodiest conflict the Battle of Franklin in 186

  6. says:

    This book has stayed with me for years Today I am writing reviews for many of the best I've read in the last 15 years and for those I remember to this day And I am a eclectic reader For work and for pleasure I read about 15 or 20 books a weekThis is one of my most remembered of the Civil War So much so that I have highlighted Franklin TN for a visitAddition to reaction above 2016 experienced the three docent lead tours for Carnton Plantat

  7. says:

    A touching story that addresses the aftermath of the Civil War in terms of the loss of so many young men for reasons that no longer seemed as compelling as they once did It is told largely from the points of view of Carrie McGavock the owner of a home that was turned into a hospital during the tragic battle at Franklin Tennessee and

  8. says:

    This was one of the best books I've read this year It was a beautifully written book about a woman in the south whose home is commandeered and turned into a hospital It wakes her up from a deep depression and changes her life In the end her acreage becomes the cemetary for the thousands of soldiers killed in F

  9. says:

    In Robert Hicks's gorgeously written story of Carrie McGavock a real life woman whose plantation's proximity to the deadliest encounter of the Civil War the Battle of Franklin caused her home to be commandeered as a hospital and thrus

  10. says:

    May 7 2008 I went to the Carnton Plantation 2 years ago and have been wanting to read this book since then The visit was amazing and seeing all of the headstones in the cemetary was unbelievable 1500 I believe of them on the property all from one brief battle The wood floors in the house still contain the blood

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The Widow of the South

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This debut novel is based on the true story of Carrie McGavock During the Civil War's Battle of Franklin. This novel is based on the true story of Carrie McGavock who gave of herself for the benefit of others selflessly her entire life Carrie and her h

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  • Hardcover
  • 426
  • The Widow of the South
  • Robert Hicks
  • English
  • 10 July 2019
  • 9780446500128

About the Author: Robert Hicks

Robert Hicks has been active in the music industry in Nashville for twenty years as both a music publisher and artist manager The driving force behind the perservation and restoration of the historic Carnton plantation in Tennessee he stumbled upon the extraordinary role that Carrie McGavock played during and after the Battle of Franklin He is the author of The Widow of the South and A Separat