The Seekers (Kent Family Chronicles, Bk 3)
The Seekers - Kent Family Chronicles, Bk 3 Author:John Jakes With the end of the colonies' fight for independence begins a new and even more glorious battle to build a new nation. It is an epoch ripe with the passion that only a country in its springtime can inflame, and two young heirs to a family dynasty dare to confront without fear the barbarity of the West -- the Indian resistance, cruel township... more »s, death...
Here is a panorama of magnificent action, peopled by, some of the bravest characters of an age. When Abraham Kent falls in love with this step-sister, he sets in motion a fate that will drive a generation westward -- until Amanda. a girl-child with the heart of a woman, seeks the new frontier that is this land's greatest opportunity -- and most awesome dread.« less
This is volume 3 of The Kent Family Chronicles. It follows the children of Philip Kent through the building of the new nation of America as the pioneers move westward meeting Indian resistance and barbarity of the West.