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By C.S. Miller

A merciless factor is a story of the real human expense and outcomes of the yank Civil warfare. it really is set in Northern Virginia on the conflict’s starting in 1861. A time while loving, rational, women and men North and South have been seduced by means of the tempting attract of violence to settle their ameliorations, succumbed to their internal beast, and walked with idealistic zeal down the trail of rash motion right into a 4 yr nationwide suicide. All too quickly the naive American public turned tragically conscious of their earlier unsuitable overconfi dence, whereas the pro infantrymen on either side of the clash had their worst fears confirmed.
Overnight they discovered themselves locked in a deadly and determined fight with former acquaintances, friends, family members and countrymen.
Their tale persisted for one more 4 lengthy poor years. whereas many solid males have been killed or damaged through conflict; others have been ate up via their internal hate. It destroyed their seize on humanity, scarred them emotionally, and finally unleashed brutal primal sadism and wanton savagery. for everybody who survived, it tremendously replaced their lives without end. Out of the defeat and ashes of the outdated South got here independence for the 1st new release of freed black american citizens; and in spite of everything a negative reckoning got here because of fulfill lengthy past due accounts of honor. This tale is devoted to the reminiscence of this new release of yankee those who fought, struggled, and died, brother opposed to brother, neighbor opposed to neighbor; to maintain and safeguard the state we cherish today.

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