Book Signing: Mary Tilghman- Divided Loyalties
An eighteen-year-old Irish immigrant, she discovers she must decide where her loyalties lie. Her father rejects her plans and demands she stay home to care for the farm. The young soldier who loves her fears for her safety. Danger and disease follow her every step of the way. Working at makeshift hospitals at the Pry House barn and Smoketown, Maureen struggles to summon the strength for the work she feels called to do.
When Union and Confederate soldiers march by eighteen-year-old Maureen's Sharpsburg farm, she must choose where her loyalties lie. Will she stand with family or country?