Historical Novel. Takes place in Vermont in 1771 where Ethan Allen's men were holding fast the threatened land they had cleared. An absorbing story lived through before the Revolution. (442 Pgs.) DJ has a few nicks and a tear. Book has yellowing to end pages. NEAR VVG BOOK/VVG DJ.AUTHOR: Frederic F. Van De Water PUBLISHER: Duell, Sloan and Pearce ISBN: YEAR: 1948 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: Book Club Ed.