I didn't feel it was dated. 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I never thought before about how early settlers must have been real human beings, who liked some people, and not others, who didn't know what they were talking about regarding Native Americans, and who weren't necessarily too excit, What can I say; I love old-timey shit. One of those American classics that should be read. You certainly get caught up with the characters, most of them not fictionalized but real historical people, as are most of the events in the book. 5 star 74% 4 star 10% 3 star 6% 2 star 2% 1 star 8% How does Amazon calculate star ratings? Lana who had recently been struggling with the loss of her baby, starts to liven up again and her and Gil decide to have another baby. 04. 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His 1936 novel, Drums Along the Mohawk, was a bestseller for two years. This conflict between the British and the people in the fort continues on basically through the end of the book, and is the main conflict of the whole entire book. This should be required reading for New York state grammar or high school students the year they study the Revolutionary War. (window.AmazonUIPageJS ? Foreword by Diana Gabaldon by Syracuse University Press. But soon she became resigned to life in the wilderness and was happy working with Gil as they cleared land, planted crops, and civilizing their environment.