Murray Killman; Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo. Signed by Author (xiii) 278 pp. Signed on the title page by Murray Killman. Blue boards lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; endpaper maps; illustrated with line drawings. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket with a small chip from the upper edge of the front panel; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. Dj art by Murray Killman. The Chapters are: Albany Bush-his life in British colonial New York; Catharine's Town-home of his Seneca lover; The Committee Men-the rebel committee of safety; The Secret Expedition-the Loyalist counter attack; Painted Tories-a Loyalist guerrilla army is born; The Castle Smasher-the death of the confederacy; Flaming Arrows-flame and sword, Loyalist retaliation; The Last Command-the defeat of the rebel Daniel Boone; The Land Ticket-banishment, the struggle at Niagara; and A Province is Born-the War of 1813 and the new British colony of Upper Canada prevails.
M. Killman. Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book. *** Signed By Author *** A history of the United Empire Loyalists. 285 pages with map endpapers and B&W illustrations 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Illustrated DJ slight wear at upper flap ends.
FINE/FINE First Edition, SIGNED on the title page by author Murray Killman. A beautiful copy with no defects but for slightly bumped top corners. Everything else is as-new. 6.25" x 9.25", 285 pages, map endpapers, well-illustrated. -Biography of the author's descendant and a history of the United Empire Loyalists in the Mohawk Valley of New York. Comrades in arms to the dreaded Iroquois Indians, the U.E. Loyalists soon established a reputation as the most feared army in the American Revolution. They became the men who would lay the cornerstone for a new colony that one day would be known as Ontario.
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