The Law Library Journal Reviews 'The Trial and Execution of the Traitor George Washington'
The conceit of this alt-history novel is that, in an attempt to end the rebellion in the American colonies, the British successfully kidnap Gen. George Washington from his New Jersey encampment in the winter of 1780, and hustle him across the Atlantic to the Tower of London. The official charge is treason, but the political reason is for him to be a bargaining chip to end this expensive war. Not all goes as planned, however. Washington is willing to hang for independence, and