Gone with the Wind

by Margaret Mitchell and Pat Conroy

Gone With the Wind

Paperback, 1024 pages, Grand Central Pub, List Price: $6.99 | purchase

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The turbulent romance of Scarlett O'Hara and Rhett Butler is shaped by the ravages of the Civil War and Reconstruction.

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In mourning: Scarlett broods while Rhett Butler (Clark Gable) woos. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Margaret Mitchell's novel Gone With the Wind was published 75 years ago this month. A 1936 promotional poster for the book shows heroine Scarlett O'Hara running through the streets as Atlanta burns. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Scarlett O'Hara runs through the street in this image from a 1936 promotional poster for the book Gone With The Wind. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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