Welcome to Saint AngelWelcome to Saint Angel
William Luvaas
Welcome to Saint Angel is a dead-serious comedy about development gone mad and a rural community's--sometimes lethal--battle to stop unscrupulous developers and drought deniers from turning their beloved high-desert home into a suburban nightmare. In the bucolic valley of Santa Rosa de Los Angeles (Saint Angel), townsfolk split into warring camps. ...
Number of pages: 236 | Publication Date: 2018-03-15 | ISBN-13: 9781681143200

Beneath The Coyote HillsBeneath The Coyote Hills
William Luvaas
Beneath The Coyote Hills explores the influence of choice and chance in our lives. Do we control our own destiny or is it dictated in part by mysterious forces beyond our control? Tommy Aristophanos is a luckless man, homeless freegan, fiction writer, and epileptic, who is haunted by grotesque “spell visions” and by his abusive father who retur ...
Number of pages: 252 | Publication Date: 2016-09-26 | ISBN-13: 9781944682187

Guide to the Atlanta CampaignGuide to the Atlanta Campaign
Following William T. Sherman's capture of Chattanooga, the Union Army initiated a series of battles and operations that took it from the Tennessee border to the outskirts of Atlanta—with bloody confrontations at places such as Resaca and New Hope Church. Grant had ordered Sherman to penetrate the enemy's interior and inflict "all the damage you c ...
Number of pages: 400 | Publication Date: 2008-05-28 | ISBN-13: 9780700615704

Ashes Rain DownAshes Rain Down
William Luvaas
The ten linked stories in Ashes Rain Down explore what life might be like after several decades of environmental and social apocalypse. This story cycle is set in two isolated California communities where ordinary people struggle to survive and maintain some semblance of order and meaning in lives stressed by environmental and social apocalypse in ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2013-02-01 | ISBN-13: 9781881471172

Going UnderGoing Under
William Luvaas
Going Under chronicles the deterioration of a family ravaged by drink, abuse, and deceit.  Jeff and Meena (13 and 15) must cope with an unreliable, philandering father (Don) and an unstable, alcoholic mother (Jerri) who slowly deteriorates into psychosis. As Jerri Tillotson sinks in a morass of irrationality and despair, she threatens to drag her ...
Number of pages: 318 | Publication Date: 1994-11-09 | ISBN-13: 9780399139680

Guide to the Battle of ShilohGuide to the Battle of Shiloh
As Ulysses S. Grant and William Tecumseh Sherman prepared their inexperienced troops for a massive offensive by an equally green Confederate army in April 1862, the outcome of the Civil War was still very much in doubt. For two of the most chaotic and ravaging days of the War, the Union forces counterattacked and fended off the Rebels. Losses were ...
Number of pages: 270 | Publication Date: 1996-10-10 | ISBN-13: 9780700607839

Glimmer Train Stories, #66Glimmer Train Stories, #66
by Danielle Lavaque-Manty, William Luvaas, Al Sim, Thomas O'Malley, Andrea Cohen, Eric Trethewey, Christopher Bundy, Ruth Ozeki, Jay McInerney, Kyoko Amano (interviewer), Victoria Blake (interviewer), Sara Whyatt, Tran Khai Thanh Thuy
Danielle Lavaque-Manty The Safety of Milk She'd begun saying this soon after their wedding, whenever she grew anxious about something he planned to do. William Luvaas Ashes Rain Down Ashes pile in drifts against fences, turn our lawns calcium white, make a foul, acrid soup of water in dogs' bowls. They sift down collars, creep through walls, and f ...
Number of pages: 196 | Publication Date: 2008-02-01 | ISBN-13: 9781595530158

A Working Man's ApocryphaA Working Man's Apocrypha
William Luvaas
Cutting-edge fiction that breathes life into unlikely charactersIn these 14 stories, William Luvaas weaves magic and absurdity around characters caught between apocalypse and heartbreak. A Working Man's Apocrypha conveys the joys and misfortunes of characters tested by trauma or loss, who regularly find unexpected opportunities for survival. Natu ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2007-09-14 | ISBN-13: 9780806138374

The Guide to the Vicksburg Campaign (U.S. Army War College Guides to Civil War Battles, Vol 6)The Guide to the Vicksburg Campaign (U.S. Army War College Guides to Civil War Battles, Vol 6)
In the same week that Union forces triumphed at Gettysburg, they also captured the river fortress at Vicksburg, Mississippi. Although much less memorialized than Gettysburg, the fall of Vicksburg was every bit as crucial to the Union cause.Pitting Ulysses S. Grant and William T. Sherman against John Pemberton and Joseph Johnston, the victorious Vic ...
Number of pages: 496 | Publication Date: 1998-12-01 | ISBN-13: 9780700609239

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