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 native land of recent York urban, he launches a brand new occupation as an coverage salesman, with a hearth for placing the prior at the back of him and reaching nice success.
But Mike quick reveals himself hawking burial coverage and gathering weekly rates 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 focused on a political staff purpose on optimistic social switch, which introduces him to a desirable, filthy rich, older lady with excessive political targets who units her attractions on him. As his involvement within the civil rights circulation intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam struggle. Tensions upward push in addition to racial hostility, murders, bombings, and burnings, and Mike quickly realizes that the US isn't any longer the rustic he as soon as swore to defend.
Experience those ancient and iconic occasions, in the course of the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own achievement and public justice.
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A Charleston Yankee by Michael Mercurio