May 5, 1864, Battle of the Wilderness, Cumberland Gap Campaign, American Civil War - Jeremiah Bowman, a nine-year-old slave boy, loves to wander free in the forest. Only this time, he finds himself trapped between Confederate and Union lines. Just as all hell breaks loose, Samuel Barnett, a Confederate soldier with deeply-held Southern convictions, risks his life to save he child. Together, from that moment on, the two unlikely companions take a journey home through the ethereal back country of America and a parallel wilderness.
Richard De Witt
Where fate and coincidence collide