The Other Side of the River by Robert D. Halpert, MD

The Other Side of the River
By: Robert  D. Halpert, MD
Genre: Historical/ Christian Fiction
282 pages
Publisher: WestBow Press
Publication Date: February 2013

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Bold and thought-provoking, this historical novel journeys into an era of great upheaval in U.S. history and into the mind of one of the era’s most unique characters, Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson. The Other Side of the River draws a picture of his deep-rooted faith at war with himself within a parallel breathtaking background of a nation at war with itself. See Jackson’s military brilliance—as well as his spiritual life—in a whole new light.

My Thoughts:

Being a history buff- especially about the Civil War I was excited to read this book. It was a little slow starting off but quickly I found myself on the edge of my seat at times. I liked learning about the man behind the solider and how his faith shaped him. It reminded me of The Killer Angels. I recommend it. So, it's getting:



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