Starbuck Chronicles

4 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 217 ratings

Rebel (The Starbuck Chronicles, Book 1) Summary

The first book in Bernard Cornwell's best-selling series on the American Civil War.

It is summer 1861. The armies of North and South stand on the brink of America's civil war. Nathanial Starbuck, jilted by his girl and estranged from his family, arrives in the capital of the Confederate South, where he enlists in an elite regiment being raised by rich, eccentric Washington Faulconer.

Pledged to the Faulconer Legion, Starbuck becomes a northern boy fighting for the southern cause. But nothing can prepare him for the shocking violence to follow in the war which broke America in two.

©1993 Bernard Cornwell (P)2014 HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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  • Book 1

    • Rebel (The Starbuck Chronicles, Book 1)

    • By: Bernard Cornwell
    • Narrated by: Andrew Cullum
    • Length: 16 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 72
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71

    The first book in Bernard Cornwell's best-selling series on the American Civil War. It is summer 1861. The armies of North and South stand on the brink of America's civil war. Nathanial Starbuck, jilted by his girl and estranged from his family, arrives in the capital of the Confederate South, where he enlists in an elite regiment being raised by rich, eccentric Washington Faulconer.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gripping

    • By Aramis on 11-05-15

    Regular price: £16.99

  • Book 2

    • Copperhead

    • The Starbuck Chronicles, Book 2
    • By: Bernard Cornwell
    • Narrated by: Andrew Cullum
    • Length: 16 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42

    The second book in Bernard Cornwell's bestselling series on the American Civil War.Nathanial Starbuck is a Copperhead: a northerner fighting for the rebel South in America's Civil War.Expelled from the Faulconer Legion, Starbuck must travel a hard road before he can rejoin his comrades. He must join the shadowy war of betrayal and espionage, where nothing is certain and no one can be trusted.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • loved the introduction of Richard sharpes son.

    • By Mr. Anthony D. Bateman on 30-03-17

    Regular price: £16.99

  • Book 3

    • Battle Flag

    • The Starbuck Chronicles, Book 3
    • By: Bernard Cornwell
    • Narrated by: Andrew Cullum
    • Length: 16 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35

    Third volume in the best-selling Starbuck Chronicles. The battle for control of Richmond, the Confederate capital, continues through the hot summer of 1862.Captain Nate Starbuck, yankee fighting for the Southern cause, has to survive and win in the bitter struggle not only against the formidable Northern army but equally in opposition to his own superiors who would like nothing better than to see Nate Starbuck dead and dishonoured.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • rebel joy at bull run 2

    • By Mr. Anthony D. Bateman on 14-06-17

    Regular price: £16.99

  • Book 4

    • The Bloody Ground

    • The Starbuck Chronicles, Book 4
    • By: Bernard Cornwell
    • Narrated by: Andrew Cullum
    • Length: 14 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    The fourth volume of Bernard Cornwell's best-selling series on the American Civil War and featuring rebel Nathaniel Starbuck - a yankee fighting for the Southern cause. It is late summer 1862 and the Confederacy is invading the United States of America.Nate Starbuck, a northern preacher's son fighting for the rebel South, is given command of a punishment battalion - a despised unit of shirkers and cowards.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • please finish the Starbuck Chronicles

    • By John on 16-08-16

    Regular price: £14.49