By Michael Mercurio
Amid the turbulent Sixties arises an exciting 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 lifestyles has in shop for him. After retrieving his spouse from his place of origin of recent York urban, he launches a brand new profession as an assurance salesman, with a hearth for placing the previous in the back of him and attaining nice success.
But Mike quick reveals himself hawking burial coverage and accumulating weekly charges in a predominately black ghetto. This isn’t what he had estimated, however the publicity ignites a distinct type of inner flame—one that's quiet yet robust. It will get him keen on a political team purpose on confident social swap, which introduces him to a desirable, prosperous, older lady with excessive political objectives who units her points of interest on him. As his involvement within the civil rights flow intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam conflict. 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 historic and iconic occasions, throughout the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own success and public justice.
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A Charleston Yankee by Michael Mercurio