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By C.S. Miller

A merciless factor is a story of the genuine human price and results of the yankee Civil warfare. it truly 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 transformations, succumbed to their internal beast, and walked with idealistic zeal down the trail of rash motion right into a 4 12 months nationwide suicide. All too quickly the naive American public grew to become tragically conscious of their prior incorrect overconfi dence, whereas the pro squaddies 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, buddies, family and countrymen.
Their tale persisted for an additional 4 lengthy negative years. whereas many reliable males have been killed or damaged by means of conflict; others have been fed on via their internal hate. It destroyed their take hold of on humanity, scarred them emotionally, and finally unleashed brutal primal sadism and wanton savagery. for everybody who survived, it enormously replaced their lives endlessly. Out of the defeat and ashes of the previous South got here independence for the 1st new release of freed black americans; and finally a poor reckoning got here because of fulfill lengthy late bills of honor. This tale is devoted to the reminiscence of this new release of yankee those that fought, struggled, and died, brother opposed to brother, neighbor opposed to neighbor; to maintain and safeguard the country we cherish today.

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