All his life, Tim Meeker has looked up to his brother Sam. Sams smart and brave — and is now a part of the American Revolution. Not everyone in town wants to be a part of the rebellion. Most are supporters of the British — including Tim and Sams father. With the war soon raging, Tim know hell have to make a choice — between the Revolutionaries and the Redcoats . . . and between his brother and his father.
Recounts the tragedy that strikes the Meeker family during the Revolution, when one son joins the rebel forces while the rest of the family tries to stay neutral in a Tory town.