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COLD MOUNTAIN The story of "Cold Mountain" is a best selling book and it is the very first book written by Charles Frazier. It took years of study before he can write this book. The storyline of Cold Mountain is old and really concept, actually it is an ancient one. The plot is just like the one in an ancient novel by Homer. The story I'm talking about is "The Odyssey". The Odyssey is a book about a wounded soldier trying to find his way back home and his love, Penelope that is waiting for his return. Cold Mountain is the story of a wounded Confederate soldier that has been injured, slopes, and begins a journey back to his house in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, Cold Mountain. The plot of the book has two concurrent stories. The first area of the plot is about a man named Inman. Inman is a Confederate soldier that's injured in Virginia and performs several months in a hospital. After slipping out of the hospital, then he starts on his journey back home to his love, Ada. His odyssey is his long trip back to the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. What makes is travel so intriguing is the many people that comes in touch with along the way. A few of the individuals Inman comes in touch with are kind to him. They offer him a place to stay and sometimes even a popular meal. Some of the other characters are not so kind for him. The Civil War is still raging...