By Michael Mercurio
Amid the turbulent Nineteen Sixties arises an fascinating story of affection, betrayal, and demise within the ever-historic Charleston, South Carolina. As marine maverick Mike Romano steps off the naval base, he has no inkling of what civilian existence has in shop for him. After retrieving his spouse from his fatherland of latest York urban, he launches a brand new occupation as an coverage salesman, with a fireplace for placing the previous in the back of him and attaining nice success.
But Mike speedy unearths himself hawking burial assurance and amassing weekly rates in a predominately black ghetto. This isn’t what he had estimated, however the publicity ignites a special type of inner flame—one that's quiet yet robust. It will get him concerned with a political team motive on optimistic social swap, which introduces him to a desirable, filthy rich, older girl with excessive political targets who units her points of interest on him. As his involvement within the civil rights stream intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam warfare. Tensions upward push besides racial hostility, murders, bombings, and burnings, and Mike quickly realizes that the USA isn't any longer the rustic he as soon as swore to defend.
Experience those ancient and iconic occasions, during the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own achievement and public justice.
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A Charleston Yankee by Michael Mercurio