Gob's Grief
by Chris Adrian (9780375726248)

Gob's Grief
 
Chris Adrian
Release Date: 12 March 2002
Format: Paperback
Pages: 400
Category: Historical Fiction
ISBN: 9780375726248
ISBN-10: 0375726241



In the summer of 1863, Gob and Tomo Woodhull, eleven-year-old twin sons of Victoria Woodhull, agree to together forsake their home and family in Licking County, Ohio, for the glories of the Union Army. But on the night of their departure for the war, Gob suffers a change of heart, and Tomo is forced to leave his brother behind. Tomo falls in as a bugler with the Ninth Ohio Volunteers and briefly revels in camp life; but when he is shot clean through the eye in his very first battle, Gob is left to endure the guilt and grief that will later come to fuel his obsession with building a vast machine that will bring Tomo-indeed, all the Civil War dead-back to life. @lt;[email protected];Epic in scope yet emotionally intimate, @lt;[email protected];Gob's Grief @lt;/[email protected];creates a world both fantastic and familiar and populates it with characters who breath on the page, capturing the spirit of a fevered nation populated with lost brothers and lost souls.

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