Patriot for Liberty Author:Leon Solomon White The American Colonies were on the brink of revolution against England, and the cause of the entire patriot cause hinged on whether New York would fight the British alongside her sister colonies. For if the wealthy conservatives prevailed over the patriots, and New York City became a barracks for the English, the other colonies would be soundly d... more »efeated in their bold strike for freedom.
To young Jamie Hardy, a self-educated shipwright and patriot leader, defeat is intolerable, and he is prepared to fight to the death for independence. But into his life comes beautiful, intelligent Elisabeth Kluger, whose father is a wealthy merchant opposed to open conflict with England. Jamie's strength of character is severely tested when he finds that he must choose between his love for Elisabeth and his love for the patriot cause.
Patriot for Liberty is living American history at its best. Dramatically portrayed, here are the great generals, philosophers, and statesmen, as well as the ordinary citizens, who joined forces to make America free.« less