Last Refuge Of Scoundrels
Warner, Feb 2001, 26.95, 312 pp.
When he was fourteen in 1765 Boston John Lawrence met sixteen year old Deborah Simpson, Hancock's whore. She believes in American independence even if she sees its leaders as frail males. Deborah persuades John to join the cause.
Deborah is the strategic planner working on the vision of freeing America. She also, with John at her side, becomes the operational planner to insure that e...