VarinaBook - 2018
"Her marriage prospects limited, teenage Varina Howell agrees to wed the much-older widower Jefferson Davis, with whom she expects the secure life of a Mississippi landowner. Davis instead pursues a career in politics and is eventually appointed president of the Confederacy, placing Varina at the white-hot center of one of the darkest moments in American history"
Publisher: New York : Ecco Press, 2018
Branch Call Number: FIC Fraz
Characteristics: 356 pages ; 24 cm