Review: THE MARCH by E.L. Doctorow

Layers of Thought read and reviewed The March by E.L. Doctorow for the U.S. Civil War Reading Challenge 2011.  Here’s an excerpt:

While Sherman is one of the characters featured, mostly the book looks through the eyes of a range of very different characters – black and white, rich and poor, soldier and civilian, Union and Confederate. Lives and whole social systems are being turned on their heads, and Doctorow recounts the impact of the chaos on individuals; and chaotic it most certainly is.

Read the full review.

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