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New Xulon Title Delves into Intriguing Details about the Civil War

Williams pens lively, historical fiction novel with real-life lessons to be learned

MAITLAND, Fla., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Within the pages of his new book, 9 Miles to Nowhere, ($11.99, paperback, 9781498400565; $5.99, e-book, 9781498400572) Dan T. Williams reminds readers that the United States was founded on Christian principles. However, before long, Americans began to ignore the premise that all men were created equal. Many Americans began to think that certain races of people should be enslaved to, or be considered property of the elite, the powerful, and the prosperous. By ignoring some of the founding principles, Americans began to divide their own country. The bloody Civil War was the result of breaching these foundational statements.

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The new release, 9 Miles to Nowhere, is set in the Civil War era. The work is historical fiction, based on some true events. The author explains the relevance between his characters and the book's audience: "All people are subject to experience storms in this life," states the author. "How we bare up under those storms has much to do with our faith. Woe to the persons who have poor or faulty foundations. These people tend to make decisions that create storms in their own lives."

When asked about his credentials in authoring 9 Miles to Nowhere, Dan T. Williams shared, "Having lived nearly sixty years as a Christian man, I have learned much about the benefits of living life based on Biblical principles. If I have any expertise on life, opinions and ideas, as expressed in my book, it is because I have lived an applied life. We all have to live life. Christians live now and forevermore."

Xulon Press, a part of Salem Communications Corporation, is the world's largest Christian publisher, with more than 12,000 titles published to date. Salem Communications is the country's leading Christian communications company with interests in radio, Internet and magazine publishing. Retailers may order 9 Miles to Nowhere through Ingram Book Company and/or Spring Arbor Book Distributors. The book is available online through xulonpress.com/bookstore, amazon.com and barnesandnoble.com.

Media Contact: Dan T. Williams, Xulon Press, 866-381-2665, [email protected]

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