From the cover: The War Between the States was over, but it had torn their world apart. Clint McCabe came back branded a traitor. He'd dared to swap his gray uniform for blue. Enchanting Dancy O'Neal had spent the war years in Ireland, dreaming of going home. Determined to claim her heritage, she returned to the rocky ridges of Tennessee to discover that Clint now held the land bequeathed to her. As a boy he'd been her childhood nemesis. As a man he captured her heart. Passionate and proud, the two instantly clashed. Then they learned of secret enemies and soon were fighting for their lives. In a world aflame with treachery and intrigue, their passion blazed with the white-hot fury of a love that would not be denied.