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Sloop of war that is waiting closely offshore Once he lands though the “aid by Loyalists” proves problematic because some would prefer just to kill the general outright Black manages just to get Washington aboard the Peregrine which sails awayUpon their arrival in London Washington is imprisoned in the Tower to await trial on charges of high treason England’s most famous barristers seek to represent him but he insists on using an American He chooses Abraham Hobhouse an American born barrister with an English wife a man who doesn’t really need the work and thinks the “career building” case will. The American Revolution or Rebellion depending upon your POV is dragging on pretty much at a stalemate It s causing thousands of lives for both

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The Trial and Execution of the Traitor George Washington

A thought provoking novel that imagines what would have happened if the British had succeeded in kidnapping General George Washington for fans of alternate histories like The Plot Against America The Guns of the South and The Man in the High CastleBritish special agent Jeremiah Black an officer of the King’s Guard lands on a lonely beach in the wee hours of the morning in late November 1780 The revolution is in full swing but has become deadlocked Black is here to change all thatHis mission aided by Loyalists is to kidnap George Washington and spirit him back to London aboard the HMS Peregrine a British. Real Rating 25 of fiveWay way way way too many uses of the dreaded As you know locution though that s a poor choice of words on my part because N

Charles Rosenberg Ð 8 Review

Be easily resolved through a settlement of the revolution and Washington’s release But as greater political and military forces swirl around them and peace seems ever distant Hobhouse finds that he is the only thing keeping Washington from the hangman’s nooseDrawing inspiration from an actual kidnapping plot hatched in 1776 by a member of Washington’s own Commander in Chief’s Guards Charles Rosenberg has written a compelling novel that envisions what would take place if the leader of America’s fledgling rebellion were taken from the nation at the height of the war imperiling any chance of victory. The story was better than the writing


10 thoughts on “The Trial and Execution of the Traitor George Washington

  1. says:

    First and foremost a large thank you to NetGalley Charles Rosenberg and Hanover Suare Press for providing me with a copy of this publication which allows me to provide you with an unbiased review In this novel of alternate history Charles Rosenberg asks the reader to ponder what might have happened if the British Crown had been able to get their hands on General George Washington and bring him to justice in an

  2. says:

    Real Rating 25 of fiveWay way way way too many uses of the dreaded As you know locution though that's a poor choice of words on my part because NO ONE SAYS IT in conversation In every single instance of the clun

  3. says:

    I received an ARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest reviewJeremiah Black an officer of the King’s Guard and British special agent lands on the beach in late 1780 when the American Revolution is at its height but is currently deadlocke

  4. says:

    I am very aware that I decided to read and review an alternate history about America's first President that sounds dire on President's Day weekend I would like readers to know that this book by Charles Rosenberg shows George Washington in a very positive light for the most part I received it from the publisher via Net Galley in re

  5. says:

    In this alternate history novel the year is 1780 and the British Prime Minster has dispatched a special agent to kidnap George Washington and bring him back to London to stand trial for treason The concept is interesting to me for two reasons First I almost always enjoy a good alternate history scenario That sort of “wha

  6. says:

    The American Revolution or Rebellion depending upon your POV is dragging on pretty much at a stalemate It’s causing thousands of lives for both America and Britain Britain’s treasury is strapped by this war and ongoing ones with France and Spain First Minister Lord North sends Colonel Jeremiah Black to the colonies to kidnap Washington and bring him back for trial as a traitor to the king He hopes having Washington as a pawn will focus

  7. says:

    When I saw the title of this book I knew I had to read it I love history and any kind of spin on it will probably end up on my TBR list While I tend to lean towards World War II and the Regency Era I know enough about the American Revolution t

  8. says:

    The story was better than the writing

  9. says:

    I mean sure Fascinating idea but nothing ever fully clicked for me No emotional heft or depth of the characters And the history stuff just wasn't nerdy enough either

  10. says:

    What a pleasant surprise As a huge American history fan I found this “what if “ book to be fascinating What if attempts to kidnap General Washington were successful and he was put in trial for his crimes Interesting study of British law and legal proceedings as well I will look to find of these types of books