Set in Georgia at the time of the American Civil War, this is the story of headstrong Scarlett O'Hara, her three marriages and her determination to keep her father's property of Tara, despite the vicissitudes of war and passion. This novel won the Pulitzer Prize.
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The story of the tempestuous romance between Rhett Butler and Scarlet O'Hara is set amid the drama of the Civil War.Review:
""Gone with the Wind" is one of those rare books that we never forget. We read it when we're young and fall in love with the characters, then we watch the film and read the book again and watch the film again and never get tired of revisiting an era that is the most important in our history. Rhett and Scarlet and Melanie and Ashley and Big Sam and Mammy and Archie the convict are characters who always remain with us, in the same way that Twain's characters do. No one ever forgets the scene when Scarlet wanders among the wounded in the Atlanta train yard; no one ever forgets the moment Melanie and Scarlet drag the body of the dead Federal soldier down the staircase, a step at a time. "Gone with the Wind" is an epic story. Anyone who has not read it has missed one of the greatest literary experiences a reader can have." -- James Lee Burke, bestselling author of "The Tin Roof Blowdown "
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Book Description Scribner, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0025853902
Book Description Scribner, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Fifth or Later Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0025853902
Book Description Scribner, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110025853902
Book Description Scribner, 1977. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Novel by Margaret Mitchell, published in 1936. Gone With the Wind is a sweeping, romantic story about the American Civil War from the point of view of the Confederacy. In particular it is the story of Scarlett O'Hara, a headstrong Southern belle who survives the hardships of the war and afterwards manages to establish a successful business by capitalizing on the struggle to rebuild the South. Throughout the book she is motivated by her unfulfilled love for Ashley Wilkes, an honorable man who is happily married. After a series of marriages and failed relationships with other men, notably the dashing Rhett Butler, she has a change of heart and determines to win Rhett back. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0025853902
Book Description Scribner. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0025853902 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0004980
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