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Max Byrd

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Max Byrd is the author of the bestselling historical novels Jefferson, Jackson, and Grant. He makes his home in Davis, California.


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Grant
A Novel
Written by Max Byrd


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: May 29, 2001
Price: $16.00

By the author of Jefferson and Jackson, this is a fictional portrait of Civil War general and American president Ulysses S. Grant captures a unique, flawed man who led the North to a successful conclusion in the Civil War, was elected president, failed as both a farmer and businessman, and fought... Read more >

Grant: A Novel

Written by Max Byrd


Format: eBook, 368 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

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Jackson: A Novel

Written by Max Byrd


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: February 2, 1998
Price: $16.00

Meticulously researched, the novel depicts Jackson's days as a fiercely passionate senator who could barely finish a speech without becoming choked with rage, and follows his life as a land speculator, slave owner, Indian fighter, wife stealer, duelist, beloved war hero, and President of the United States. Byrd realistically and vividly... Read more >
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Jackson: A Novel

Written by Max Byrd


Format: eBook, 432 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

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Jefferson: A Novel

Written by Max Byrd


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: February 2, 1998
Price: $16.00

An impeccably researched historical novel, Jefferson offers a glimpse behind the face this complex Virginian showed the world. The novel is set in 1780s Paris during Jefferson's ambassadorship to France. Through the eyes of narrator William Short (Jefferson's young secretary and prot        g        ) students can peer into the long private and public... Read more >
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Jefferson: A Novel

Written by Max Byrd


Format: eBook, 432 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

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Shooting the Sun

Written by Max Byrd


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: October 26, 2004
Price: $12.00

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Shooting the Sun

Written by Max Byrd


Format: eBook
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: December 30, 2003
Price: $9.99

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