. >> with regard to mel gibson's movie the pager, disregarding the story you know the history of fiction, such as the atmosphere of the civil war, do you think that's a good portrayal a good understanding what it was like? >> yeah. i thought it was a terrible movie. i was told the producer of that movie, gave gibson a copy of my first book. i don't think anybody read it. yes sir. >> could you comment on bannister carlton? >> yes. charleston and think anybody mentioned it in this book, he was prominent in the first book. when he was an hot pursuit of an anime he was at his best. early in the war, after the fall of charleston, to very good effect. really that was his only set piece of metal. i think so. that was his only set piece battle and he absolutely feel. he took a tired, hungry force into major combat and i not long march and was defeated by a monster. he was not a very nice man at all. and he also approved that after the war. in england when he the trade betrayed the man who had made him lord cornwallis and his men were. and in that book he could've gone to india with cornwallis an
necessarily the british but this is where you get mel gibson in the patriot. fighting and his guerrilla styles. it makes it very difficult to know who is who. it also leads to-degrees of atrocity in cases where you have brutal reprisals of loyalist and patriots. in one case, you have one commander who is in this and news reaches nathanael greene of potential violations. and he is denouncing this is notly, saying this the work we are fighting, we are fighting a war with principles. a war that shows we are behaving better. we have the british do not. the proper treatment of prisoners and civilians. known, thisbe individual is a british officer. you may know him, he's also in harry potter. not alan rickman. jason isaias. he also gets a start, just to show how white read this is, as a young teenager, he would go on to become president. he that ousted by the british for the rest of his life. >> andrew jackson? >> andrew jackson. you have all sorts fighting and engaged in combat. meanwhile, to the north, whispers. philadelphia, arnold is ready to return to command.
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