Michael Mercurio's A Charleston Yankee PDF

By Michael Mercurio

ISBN-10: 1500934860

ISBN-13: 9781500934866

Amid the turbulent Nineteen Sixties arises an fascinating story of affection, betrayal, and demise within the ever-historic Charleston, South Carolina. As marine maverick Mike Romano steps off the naval base, he has no inkling of what civilian existence has in shop for him. After retrieving his spouse from his homeland of latest York urban, he launches a brand new occupation as an coverage salesman, with a fireplace for placing the previous in the back of him and reaching nice success.

But Mike fast unearths himself hawking burial assurance and amassing weekly charges in a predominately black ghetto. This isn’t what he had expected, however the publicity ignites a distinct form of inner flame—one that's quiet yet robust. It will get him all in favour of a political staff purpose on optimistic social switch, which introduces him to a desirable, prosperous, older girl with excessive political goals who units her attractions on him. As his involvement within the civil rights stream intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam conflict. Tensions upward push besides racial hostility, murders, bombings, and burnings, and Mike quickly realizes that the USA is not any longer the rustic he as soon as swore to defend.

Experience those ancient and iconic occasions, during the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own achievement and public justice.

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