Savannah, or, A gift for Mr. Lincoln


Published by Wheeler Pub. in [Waterville, Me.] .
Written in

  • Georgia,
  • Savannah (Ga.)
    • Subjects:
    • Sherman, William T. 1820-1891 -- Fiction,
    • Sherman"s March to the Sea -- Fiction,
    • Generals -- Fiction,
    • Girls -- Fiction,
    • Large type books,
    • Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction,
    • Savannah (Ga.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSavannah, Gift for Mr. Lincoln
      StatementJohn Jakes.
      LC ClassificationsPS3560.A37 S28 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination327 p. (large print) :
      Number of Pages327
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3310150M
      ISBN 101587248638
      LC Control Number2004059567


      Are you interested in reading historical fiction set during the Civil War? Look no further than "Savannah, or, A gift for Mr. Lincoln" by John Jakes. Published in 2005, this captivating novel takes you on a journey through the events and aftermath of Sherman's March to the Sea. In this article, we will explore the key features of this book and provide you with options to download and read it.


      "Savannah, or, A gift for Mr. Lincoln" revolves around the life of Anne-Marie Qualtreva, a headstrong girl living in Savannah, Georgia, during the height of the Civil War. As the city falls into chaos and Union General William T. Sherman's troops approach, Anne-Marie's innocence is tested, and her life takes an unexpected turn.

      Key Themes

      This novel offers a compelling exploration of several themes:

      • Sherman's March to the Sea: Experience the historical events as Sherman's army wreaks havoc on the South. The book vividly depicts the destruction and devastation caused by the marching troops.
      • Powerful Generals: Discover the intricate dynamics between the various generals involved in the Civil War. Explore the ambitions, strategies, and conflicts that shaped the course of history.
      • A Girl's Journey: Follow Anne-Marie's journey from innocence to resilience as she navigates through the challenges posed by war. Witness her growth and transformation in the face of adversity.

      Download and Reading Options

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      • Find the book in large type format if you prefer an accessible reading experience.


      "Savannah, or, A gift for Mr. Lincoln" by John Jakes is a must-read for history enthusiasts, especially those interested in the Civil War era. Experience the harrowing events of Sherman's March to the Sea through the eyes of the strong-willed protagonist, Anne-Marie Qualtreva. Whether you choose to download it, read it online, or find a large type edition, this novel will transport you to the heart of the conflict in Savannah, Georgia.