So Red the Rose

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J.S. Sanders & Company, Jan 1, 1992 - Fiction - 431 pages
2 Reviews
Young s novel of war coming to the Natchez region of Mississippi has long been considered one of the best of Civil War novels. If you would understand what was best in the Old South, its attitude toward life, you will find them here, glowing with that same vitality which was theirs in life. New York Times. Southern Classics Series.

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User Review  - Kelly Obernuefemann - Goodreads

If you are looking for a Southern, this one is pretty interesting. Of course it was written in the 1930s, so you will have to deal with racist language and ideas. It is a story of the civil war ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kent - Goodreads

Excellent, and most certainly not sentimental, whatever its superficial detractors may say. If you can find it, Donald Davidson has a good essay on this book. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
37
Section 3
55
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About the author (1992)

Mississippian Stark Young was a drama critic, essayist, and the author of four novels, including Heaven Trees, The Torches Flare, and River House, and the memoir The Pavilion. He contributed to the Agrarian symposium "Iíll Take My Stand.

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