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Jove, Apr 15, 1982 - United States - 539 pages
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Philip Kent fights for the future of his adopted country and of his own wife and son, as British oppression leads America further into Revolutionary War. Includes a new Introduction by Jakes.

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The Rebels: Rebels (Kent Family Chronicles Series)

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This is the second of eight installments of Jakes's "Kent Family Chronicles,'' a very popular series about the American Revolution written in the 1970s. The story revolves around newly married Philip ... Read full review

Review: The Rebels (Kent Family Chronicles #2)

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I read the Kent Family Chronicles a LONG time ago, but I loved every one of them...I thought they were great for portraying history. I enjoyed the family as they continued through all the books...I may have to re-read them some day Read full review


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John Jakes is the bestselling author of Charleston, the Kent Family Chronicles, the North and South trilogy, On Secret Service, California Gold, Homeland, and American Dreams. Descended from a soldier of the Virginia Continental Line who fought in the American Revolution, Jakes is one of today's most distinguished authors of historical fiction.

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