Into The Mouth of The Cannon

A Historical Biography of the 18th Arkansas Infantry and the Civil War in the Western Theater from 1861 to 1863

by Robert Edward Reynolds



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 3/30/2006

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 164
ISBN : 9781425906054
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 164
ISBN : 9781434302809

About the Book

   A true story that is well-documented. Each chapter has numerous source reference notes that authenticate the research. The book is indexed and also contains an appendix making it easy to do research. It is illustrated and offers the resder letters written during the Civil War period never published before. The book reads with the ease of a novel. It is filled with factual accounts that pull the reader into the events taking place on the written pages. The rebel yells, the ear-splitting roar of the cannon and the heart wrenching cries of the wounded hold your interest as you are pulled into the story. Truly this is a book full of action and suspense. The writer carries you right into the realities of the Civil War.



About the Author

The author has a lifelong interest in Civil War History, specializing in the Trans-Mississippi Theatre.  He is a member of the Garland County Historical Society, He is a former associate editor for Travel Host Magazine of Hot Springs, Arkansas and has written for the magazine and local newspapers. He and his family operate a wholesale nursery business in Hot Springs AR, established in 1977.