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    And quiet flows the Don; a novel (1925) PDF book by Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov

    Download And quiet flows the Don; a novel (1925 ) PDF book by Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov Mikhail Sholokhov’s Quiet Flows the Don (that’s the complete and unabridged English edition of Tikhii Don, “The Quiet Don” in the original Russian) is not an easy book to read. It’s not something for those who have limited attention spans and/or no knowledge of history. And, though it’s a novel of war, it’s emphatically not for those who are looking for action.And Quiet Flows the Don or Quietly Flows the Don (Russian: Тихий Дон, literally “The Quiet Don”) is an epic novel in four volumes by Russian writer Mikhail Alexandrovich Sholokhov. The first three…

  • Civil war,  History,  Novels,  Shiloh,  War

    Shiloh, Free PDF Novel by Shelby Foote (1952 ) (Civil War)

    Download Shiloh Free PDF Novel by Shelby Foote (1952 ) Historical Civil War Novel  some reviews: “Shiloh is the best novel of the Civil War I have ever read. This is a remarkable achievement . . . a work of art.” Van Allen Bradley Chicago Daily News The “hero” of this novel is a battle, Bloody Shiloh, fought in early April 1862, and the story is told through the eyes of the men who were there, alternately Union and Confederate, disposed around the field, so that the two-day action is covered from side to side, flank to flank, in steady chronology. The reader, when he finishes, will have lived through…