The Perilous Road

The Perilous Road

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The heartbreaking, bitter view of the Civil War as experienced by Chris Brabson, whose brother is fighting for the "wrong" side.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 129.5 x 190.5 x 17.8mm | 136.08g
  • Harcourt Children's Books
  • United States
  • English
  • 0152052046
  • 9780152052041
  • 310,374

About William O. Steele

WILLIAM O. STEELE (1917-1979) published thirty-nine books over his long career, many of them award winners. A native of Franklin, Tennessee, he set many of his historical adventures in the hills and valleys where he grew up.
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Review quote

"This is one of Mr. Steele's best books, an engrossing, realistic story of a Tennessee mountain boy who, during the Civil War, comes to realize that war is terrible no matter where
one's sympathies lie."--Publishers Weekly
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Rating details

985 ratings
3.71 out of 5 stars
5 26% (257)
4 32% (320)
3 31% (301)
2 8% (80)
1 3% (27)
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