By Peter G. Tsouras

“Do you recognize what army glory is? it's ‘that appealing rainbow, that rises in showers of blood—that serpent’s eye, that charms to destroy.’” —Abraham Lincoln

The Union in dire peril! The struggle that begun in Peter G. Tsouras’s earlier trade background, Britannia’s Fist, hurries up in the course of a number of determined weeks in October 1863. From the bayous of Louisiana to the golf green hills of the Hudson Valley, from Chicago in flames to the gates of Washington itself, the nice battle uncoils in ropes of fireplace. French and British armies are at the march, and heavy reinforcements have positioned to sea. Copperheads have risen in rebellion to tug the Midwest into the Confederacy as a necessary Union military stands ravenous and lower than siege in Tennessee. in the meantime, Robert E. Lee and the Royal military set in movement a stroke that's boldness itself.

The Union staggers below those blows. whereas the Grenadier Guards march into glory in upstate New York’s apple orchards, from the second one tale of a shot-up Washington lodge Abraham Lincoln watches a woodland of the pink flags of uprising waving over a accomplice column speeding around the lengthy Bridge. to prevent them is a war-worn regiment of recent York squaddies. To their backs Washington burns. yet new applied sciences and the artwork of intelligence are thrown onto the scales, whereas Russia plans to go into the struggle to avenge its humiliation within the Crimean War.

A Rainbow of Blood brings ahead the nice battle from its outbreak to the 1st nice hindrance of the embattled republic. Peopled with notable personalities of the age, the publication rattles with the tramp of armies marching down probably the most interesting roads no longer taken—or even imagined—until now.

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