"The Shades Of Wilderness" written by Joseph A. Altsheler. Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc., copyright 1944. It is the seventh book in the Civil War Series.
A Story Of Robert E. Lee's Great Stand.
The story opens with Lee's retreat after repulse at Gettysburg. Harry Kenton, a gallant young confederate officer, the hero of some of the earlier stories in the Civil War Series, is sent to Richmond and there he becomes involved in a dangerous and mysterious situation in which a northern spy figures prominently. He returns to the front in time to take part in the important battle in which Grant and Lee meet for the first time in the battles of the Wilderness. The historic details are accurate in every particular, and help to build a thrilling romance of one of the most tragic periods in the life of the nation.
311 page hard cover book in good condition with no rips, tears, or writing. The dust jacket is in fair condition.