The Dixie Widow (House of Winslow Book #9) (Google eBook)

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Baker Books, Apr 1, 2005 - Fiction - 320 pages
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At the conclusion of The Last Confederate, almost twenty-four thousand Union and Confederate soldiers had fallen on the field of battle at Sharpsburg, making it the bloodiest day of American history. Among the casualties for the South was Captain Vance Wickham, husband of Belle Wickham. She was a daughter of Sky and Rebekah Winslow, and now the tragedy of war makes its dreaded call upon the Winslow family. In The Dixie Widow, Belle Wickham's sorrow turns to anger and bitterness, then finally to blind hatred for the North. She declares in steely voice, "I live for only one purpose: to see the Union destroyed," and vows to remain a widow until the Yankees are whipped. Belle is persuaded to travel to her Winslow relatives in the Washington, D.C. area and spy for the Confederacy--at the risk of her own life. Taken into the home of her grandfather, Captain Whitfield Winslow, she is in a strategic position to secure secret information to pass to the South. But an even greater tragedy awaits the Winslow family. Book 9 in The House of Winslow.
  

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Contents

A Cause to Die
Agent in Place
An Encounter at Church
Arrested
Home to Richmond
Hes All We Have Left
Little Round
Chimborazo
Death in the Night
Love Never Changes
Two Meetings
The End of the Masquerade
The Homecoming
The End of It
PART FOUR THE PREACHER
The New Banker

Libby Prison
A Prophecy for Thad
A Slight Case of Bribery
A New Patient
PART THREE THE MASQUERADE
Back to the World
Hospital Visit
New Preacher
On the Way Home
The White Knights
Davis Gets a Shave
The Wedding Supper
About the Author
Copyright

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Gilbert Morris was a pastor before becoming an English professor and earning a Ph.D. at the University of Arkansas. Gilbert has been a consistent bestselling author (The House of Winslow) in the Christian market for many years. He and his wife live in Gulf Shores, Alabama.

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