Max Terman


College professor emeritus
Author of four books

Smashwords Interview

What are you working on next?
After writing Hiram's Hope I realized there is another book in this Civil War ancestor project--what are the details of the lives of the veterans after they survived the war and Andersonville? I am now researching the trials and testings of Civil War veterans and Andersonville survivors.
Who are your favorite authors?
I like to read novels by John Grisham and Michael and Jeff Shaara. I also like reading John Jakes. Presently, I am reading Race and Reunion by David Blight.
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Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Following in the footsteps of Hiram’s Honor, one of Online College’s Best Books for Studying the Civil War, Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah tells how Isaiah, left for dead at Andersonville, survives only to board the ill-fated, over-loaded steamer Sultana. Max Terman weaves a riveting story about this tragedy, the Lincoln Funeral Train, a woman left at Andersonville, and a veteran’s struggle.
Hiram's Honor: Reliving Private Terman's Civil War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,240. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Written by an accomplished author and a direct descendant, Hiram's Honor is a riveting true story about a Civil War soldier captured at Gettysburg and sent to Belle Island and Andersonville. He miraculously survived 17 months! Written in the first person, this meticulously researched story is highly praised by the Civil War community and experts at Gettysburg, Manassas, and Andersonville.

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