Notable on NOBLE – Victims: A True Story of the Civil War

Check out what’s Notable on NOBLE, right now! Relive some Library History!!! It’s been 7 years since the library first converted a locally recorded cassette book to a digital talking book. That book was Victims: A True Story of the Civil War by Phillip Shaw Paludan. It’s the story of the Madison County Massacre. In 1863 Confederate officials rounded up and shot a number of civilians in this North Carolina mountain county. It is an encounter with man’s capacity to commit atrocity, with the power of war to shake a community, with the enduring ability of ordinary people to overcome the battering forces of history.

Take a listen to this Notable on NOBLE and then download the rest of the story, just like BARD, but without a password. We trust you’ll really enjoy this book!

Notable on NOBLE, helping you find the best reads from North Carolina’s Locally Recorded books and magazines, NOBLE – https://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/lbph/read/download/noble/podcasts#notable-noble

About nclbph

The North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NCLBPH) is a special public library that circulates books and magazines especially made for persons who cannot use regular printed material because of a visual or physical disability. The library is located in Raleigh, but mails materials throughout the state. The NCLBPH is a state agency operated by the State Library of North Carolina as a part of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources. It is also a part of the network of regional libraries operated by the Library of Congress National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS).
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