A Charleston Yankee by Michael Mercurio

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By Michael Mercurio

Amid the turbulent Sixties arises an fascinating story of affection, betrayal, and loss of life within the ever-historic Charleston, South Carolina. As marine maverick Mike Romano steps off the naval base, he has no inkling of what civilian lifestyles has in shop for him. After retrieving his spouse from his place of origin of latest York urban, he launches a brand new occupation as an assurance salesman, with a fireplace for placing the previous in the back of him and attaining nice success.

But Mike fast unearths himself hawking burial assurance and accumulating weekly charges in a predominately black ghetto. This isn’t what he had anticipated, however the publicity ignites a unique type of inner flame—one that's quiet yet robust. It will get him occupied with a political staff motive on confident social swap, which introduces him to a desirable, prosperous, older lady with excessive political goals who units her attractions on him. As his involvement within the civil rights flow intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam battle. Tensions upward push in addition to racial hostility, murders, bombings, and burnings, and Mike quickly realizes that the USA is not any longer the rustic he as soon as swore to defend.

Experience those historic and iconic occasions, during the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own achievement and public justice.

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