Synopses & Reviews
Young Henry Fleming had always dreamt of performing heroic deeds in battle. But the reality, as a raw recruit in the Civil War, is a mental and physical torment. And as Henry fights inner battles with fear, self-doubt, and trauma throughout his first harrowing battle, he has no idea whether war will make him a coward, a hero -- or a man.
A novel of the experiences of an ordinary innocent young soldier on the battlefields of the American Civil War.