Robert Hicks reads an excerpt from A Separate Country.

From the Publishers Weekly Review:

ROBERT HICKS follows his bestselling The Widow of the South with the grand, ripped-from-the-dusty-archives epic of Confederate general John Bell Hood. The story begins with Hood, on his deathbed with yellow fever, dispersing a stack of papers to former war nemesis Eli Griffin, urging him to publish the general’s “secret memoir.” Hood’s story picks up in 1878 as he, nearly broke, reflects on the past 10 years’ dwindling fortunes.

We recorded Hicks talking about his book and reading an excerpt from it when he visited the WUTC studios.

Listen to Hicks discuss the book and read the excerpt.

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