“It’s early in the twentieth century, and the American Civil War has been roiling for 40 years. This extended war between the states has torn the nation apart and created a booming military-industrial complex as a byproduct. At the heart of that nexus is a man named Prescott, a prominent industrialist who’s profited from the war but longs to see it end. His solution is to wipe out both the Union and Confederate armies in one fell swoop, cleansing the United States of both warring factions.
It’s this dark scenario that opens Damnation” read