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Wilderness /

Thirty years after the Civil War's Battle of the Wilderness left him maimed, Abel Truman has found his way to the edge of the continent, the rugged, majestic coast of Washington State, where he lives alone in a driftwood shack with his beloved dog. He is on a final journey over the snowbound Olympic Mountains. As Abel makes his way into the foothills, the violence he endures at the hands of two thugs who are after his dog is crosscut with his memories of the horrors of the war, the friends he lost, and the savagery he took part in and witnessed.

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  • "Thirty-five years after the Civil War Abel Truman, a wounded veteran, travels to Washington State and attempts to cross over the Olympic Mountains, but his trip is hindered by two thugs."
  • "Een zieke oude man trekt in 1899 de Amerikaanse wildernis in om zich vrij te maken van alle herinneringen die hij heeft aan de goede en kwade dingen die in zijn leven hebben plaatsgevonden."
  • "Thirty years after the Civil War's Battle of the Wilderness left him maimed, Abel Truman has found his way to the edge of the continent, the rugged, majestic coast of Washington State, where he lives alone in a driftwood shack with his beloved dog. He is on a final journey over the snowbound Olympic Mountains. As Abel makes his way into the foothills, the violence he endures at the hands of two thugs who are after his dog is crosscut with his memories of the horrors of the war, the friends he lost, and the savagery he took part in and witnessed."
  • "Thirty years after the Civil War's Battle of the Wilderness left him maimed, Abel Truman has found his way to the edge of the continent, the rugged, majestic coast of Washington State, where he lives alone in a driftwood shack with his beloved dog. He is on a final journey over the snowbound Olympic Mountains. As Abel makes his way into the foothills, the violence he endures at the hands of two thugs who are after his dog is crosscut with his memories of the horrors of the war, the friends he lost, and the savagery he took part in and witnessed."@en
  • "Thirty-five years ago, Abel Truman was on the wrong side in the Battle of the Wilderness, a bloody clash in the American Civil War. On Washington State's rugged coast, in his driftwood shack, he'd waited for the scars to heal. Now old and ailing, Abel must make one final journey over the snowbound Olympic Mountains. But he sets out, followed by two men, darkly tenacious in their pursuit... Hypatia is a slave whose freedom comes at a terrible price. She walks unwittingly into the hellish heart of the Wilderness. Ellen is a white woman, married to a black man in dangerous and unforgiving times. And Jane, a young Chinese girl, cruelly orphaned, clings to life...eventually, Abel's tortured path will lead to each one of them..."
  • "Thirty years after the Civil War's Battle of the Wilderness left him maimed, Abel Truman has found his way to the edge of the continent, the rugged, majestic coast of Washington State, where he lives alone in a driftwood shack with his beloved dog. Wilderness is the story of Abel, now an old and ailing man, and his heroic final journey over the snowbound Olympic Mountains. It's a quest he has little hope of completing but still must undertake to settle matters of the heart that predate even the horrors of the war."
  • "Abel Truman vit seul avec son chien dans une cabane en bois de la côte du Pacifique Nord-Ouest. Trente ans auparavant, il a survécu à l'un des combats les plus meurtriers de la guerre civile américaine, la bataille de Wilderness. Depuis, ce souvenir sanglant le hante. Sentant la mort approcher, il décide de partir pour un dernier voyage, en quête de vengeance et de rédemption. Premier roman.--[Memento]."

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  • "History"@en
  • "History"
  • "Historical fiction."
  • "Electronic books."
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Ausgabe."
  • "Text."
  • "Fiction."
  • "History."
  • "Large type books."

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  • "Wilderness /"
  • "Wilderness /"@en
  • "Wilderness : a Novel /"
  • "Wilderness"
  • "Wilderness : a novel /"
  • "Wilderness : a novel /"@en
  • "Wilderness : roman /"
  • "Wilderness."
  • "Wilderness : a novel"