Jewel Bridge: An Early History of Old Satoga (Paperback)
This story is about three Revolutionary War soldiers who moved up to the Battlefield of Old Saratoga after the Revolutionary War. It documents the struggles to create the new government in their area. The war of 1812 has a significant impact on their lives as well as the rich manor lords trying to reinstate the Feudal system.
About the Author
Roger Jewell is a Retired Forest Ranger who served 32 years in the US Forest Service. He has writen three other books. The first, Ancient Mines of kitchi-Gummi, (pub 2000) sold over 4000 copies. The second, Riding The Wild Orb, 2001, is about extream weather. The third is the first book in a trilogy, The Sawmill River Valley War. this is about the soldiers in the Revolutionary War. Jewell now lives with his wife in Gettysburg, Pa.