History

Joy and Fear: The Beatles, Chicago and the 1960s

Publication Date: 12/01/2020

A riveting look at the polarizing nature of the Beatles phenomenon, and how it transformed a generation, through the lens of a singular city in the center of America. For many, the Beatles offered a delightful alternative to the dull and the staid, while for others, the mop-top haircuts, the…

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A Hitman on Haight Street: A Jimmy Spracklin Mystery (Haight Mystery Book 2)

Publication Date: 10/27/2020

In the sequel to the acclaimed police procedural THE HAIGHT, Jimmy Spracklin is back in Haight-Ashbury, seeking a killer and protecting his daughter from a murder charge. When the hippie daughter of a local industrialist is found dead and dismembered in Golden Gate Park, Spracklin must find her killer as…

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Johann Ewald: Jaeger Commander

Publication Date: 09/15/2020

Johann Ewald began as a commoner in one of the states of the Holy Roman Empire who rose above the constraints of his time. As a soldier he fought in all of the great conflict of the latter eighteenth century, the Seven Years’ War, the American War of Independence and…

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The Drum of Destiny: Gabriel Cooper & the Road to Revolution

Publication Date: 08/11/2020

A discarded drum and a dream, at the dawn of the American Revolution. Twelve-year-old orphan, Gabriel Cooper, dodges Tories, overcomes sickness and the perils of a patriot, as he journeys from New York to Boston along the Post Road, to join the fight for freedom. Accessible and exciting, The Drum…

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The Cannon of Courage: Gabriel Cooper & the Noble Train of Artillery

Publication Date: 08/11/2020

From Chris Stevenson, author of The Drum of Destiny, comes Gabriel Cooper’s next Revolutionary War adventure. Middle-grade historical fiction at its best, Gabriel Cooper is the Johnny Tremain for a new generation. As the Winter of 1775 approaches, the British have taken up residence in Boston. The fledgling Continental Army…

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The Road to Assunpink Creek: Liberty’s Desperate Hour and the Ten Crucial Days of the American Revolution

Publication Date: 01/22/2019

THE ROAD TO ASSUNPINK CREEK puts a spotlight on what may be the most unappreciated moment of a young nation’s revolutionary struggle when George Washington’s army narrowly escaped destruction to keep alive its fight for American independence Perhaps no military action in our country’s history is more paradoxical than the…

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Crossroads of the Revolution: Trenton 1774-1783

Publication Date: 06/06/2017

A history of Trenton during the American Revolution Exhaustively researched and beautifully written, this it he story of revolutionary Trenton, New Jersey both a critical supply post and a crucial junction halfway between loyalist New York, and patriot Philadelphia. Trenton between 1774 and 1783 is a microcosm of the challenges…

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Rescuing the Revolution: Unsung Patriot Heroes and the Ten Crucial Days of America’s War for Independence

Publication Date: 10/04/2016

The reader is offered a fresh perspective on the “Ten Crucial Days” of the American Revolution, during which the Continental Army won its first three significant victories of the war. This book offers a concise but detailed account of a critical moment in our national saga by focusing on the…

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