Author Gilchrist's Book
Simon & Schuster, Jul 2001, 24.00, 400 pp.
In 1826 Louisville, Mary Bullitt is considered a spinster by the time she reaches twenty-two. However, things change when General Henry Atkinson, Commander of the Sixth Regiment and guardian of the frontier stretching from the Canadian border to the Red River, arrives in town. Mary's mother wants her daughter to accept Henry's courtship.
When Henry proposes, Mary says yes. ...