Long Knife Author:James Alexander Thom To the Indians, he was a legend - the only white man who spoke with one tongue, one heart. To the men of the wilderness, he was invincible - the man death could not touch. To the British, he was a miracle - the man who conquered their elite army with a handful of rugged, ragged men. To an exquisite Spanish beauty, he was love - her man, the only... more » man. And to all of history, he is Long Knife.
A man and a novel as great and adventurous as the American continent of two centuries ago, Long Knife is the saga of the indomitable pioneer George Rogers Clark: his magnificent frontier explorations, the daring Revoluntionary War campaigns, the exotic woman who filled a moment with passion and a lifetime with dreams, and the bitter betrayals by America's founding fathers that turned his wilderness empire into a lone outpost of courage.« less