Last of the Dixie Heroes

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Ballantine Books, 2001 - Fiction - 289 pages
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An employee of a vast global corporation and the descendant of a Confederate Civil War hero , Roy Hill finds his life beginning to unravel after joining a Civil War reenactment group as fantasy and reality begin to blur and he stumbles upon the secret of a conflict that has never ended. 35,000 first printing.

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Abrahams's tale is faintly reminiscent of Julio Cortazar's Blow Up in that it revolves around a perceived reality. In Last of the Dixie Heroes, protagonist Roy Hill (namesake of a Civil War hero ... Read full review

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Not a bad book. Not what I expected. It's a story of a man who gets involved in civil war re-enacting after life has been extremely rough on him. The main character becomes so separated from reality that re-enacting becomes his reality. Read full review


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About the author (2001)

Peter Abrahams is the author of ten previous novels, including Crying Wolf, A Perfect Crime, The Fan, and Lights Out, which was nominated for an Edgar Award for best novel. He lives on Cape Cod with his wife and four children.

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