The Land Beyond the Mountains by Janice Holt GilesThe Land Beyond the Mountains by Janice Holt Giles

The Land Beyond the Mountains

byJanice Holt Giles

Paperback | January 11, 1995

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In her fourth novel of the Kentucky frontier, Janice Holt Giles tells the story of the Spanish Conspiracy, General James Wilkinson's 1783 plan to detach Kentucky from the United States and make it the nucleus of a Spanish empire in the West. Had it not been for the loyalty and determination of men like Giles's fictional hero, Major Cassius Cartwright, Wilkinson's attempt might have succeeded.
Author Janice Holt Giles was born in Altus, Arkansas on March 28, 1905. She attended Little Rock Junior College and then the University of Arkansas. She married Otto Moore in 1923; they had one daughter together and divorced in 1939. She worked as a secretary for church congregations and in the field of religious education. She met Hen...
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Title:The Land Beyond the MountainsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 8.42 × 5.47 × 0.68 inPublished:January 11, 1995Publisher:University Press of Kentucky

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ISBN - 10:0813108489

ISBN - 13:9780813108483

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In her fourth novel of the Kentucky frontier, Janice Holt Giles tells the story of the Spanish Conspiracy, General James Wilkinson's 1783 plan to detach Kentucky from the United States and make it the nucleus of a Spanish empire in the West. Had it not been for the loyalty and determination of men like Giles's fictional hero, Major Cassius Cartwright, Wilkinson's attempt might have succeeded.