Long Knife

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Avon, 1979 - Fiction - 593 pages
18 Reviews
Historical fiction based on the life and adventures of George Rogers Clark, a daring explorer, frontiersman, and soldier during the French and Indian and Revolutionary wars

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User Review  - Richard May - Goodreads

Slow reading at times, but an incredible story! Awesome soldier, leader, patriot! Fantastic book for anyone who enjoys historical fiction. Read full review

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User Review  - Amy Cullen - Goodreads

I loved this book! I read From Sea to Shining Sea first, and I'm glad I read them in that order. I am eager to read other books by this author, as he is not only an amazingly gifted storyteller, but a ... Read full review


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About the author (1979)

James Alexander Thom was formerly a U.S. Marine, a newspaper and magazine editor, and a member of the faculty at the Indiana University Journalism School. He is the acclaimed author of "Follow the River"; "Long Knife"; "From Sea to Shining Sea"; "Panther in the Sky," for which he won the prestigious Western Writers of America Spur Award for best historical novel; "The Children of First Man"; "The Red Heart"; and "Sign-Talker," He lives in the Indiana hill country near Bloomington with his wife, Dark Rain, of the Shawnee Nation, United Remnant Band. Dark Rain is a member of the National Council, which is planning the Lewis and Clark bicentennial celebration.

"From the Hardcover edition.

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