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By Peter G. Tsouras

“Do you recognize what army glory is? it truly is ‘that beautiful 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 prior exchange background, Britannia’s Fist, hurries up in the course of a couple 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 good battle uncoils in ropes of fireside. French and British armies are at the march, and heavy reinforcements have placed to sea. Copperheads have risen in insurrection to pull the Midwest into the Confederacy as an essential Union military stands ravenous and lower than siege in Tennessee. in the meantime, Robert E. Lee and the Royal army set in movement a stroke that's boldness itself.

The Union staggers less than 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 wooded area of the pink flags of uprising waving over a accomplice column dashing around the lengthy Bridge. to forestall 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 battle to avenge its humiliation within the Crimean War.

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

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