By Michael Mercurio
Amid the turbulent Sixties arises an interesting story of affection, betrayal, and loss of life 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 birth of latest York urban, he launches a brand new profession as an coverage salesman, with a hearth for placing the previous in the back of him and attaining nice success.
But Mike fast unearths himself hawking burial assurance and accumulating weekly charges in a predominately black ghetto. This isn’t what he had expected, however the publicity ignites a special type of inner flame—one that's quiet yet powerful. It will get him thinking about a political staff purpose on optimistic social swap, which introduces him to a desirable, prosperous, older lady with excessive political targets who units her points of interest on him. As his involvement within the civil rights circulation intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam struggle. Tensions upward push in addition to racial hostility, murders, bombings, and burnings, and Mike quickly realizes that the United States is not any longer the rustic he as soon as swore to defend.
Experience those historic and iconic occasions, in the course of the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own success and public justice.
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A Charleston Yankee by Michael Mercurio