Edward Payson Roe (March 7, 1838 – July 19, 1888) is an American writer, priest and pastor. Edward Payson Roe was born in Moodna, Orange County, New York. He studied at Williams College and at Auburn Theological Seminary. During the American Civil War, he wrote articles for newspapers and then lectured about the war and wrote for periodicals. At the time, he was a very popular novelist, especially among middle-class people. His novels have been translated into several European languages.
“The Earth Trembled” is a novel about the life of the group of people, who lived in rude conditions of the Civil War. The author narrated their experience, their lifestyle, ups and downs. What happened to them? Read the story to know!