"The story of Dawson, his wife, Sarah, and their family during the violent days following the Civil War. Dawson is the editor in chief of a newspaper in Charleston, SC, trying to bring a dose of humanity and justice to a tumultuous world struggling to right itself"-- Provided by publisher.
Civil war -- Fiction.
Dawson, Francis Warrington, 1840-1889 -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Newspaper editors -- Fiction.