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Publisher: The History Press (March 12, 2013)
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existence at the West Virginia frontier was once an everyday fight for survival. For Phebe Tucker Cunningham, that intended the lack of her 4 youngsters by the hands of the Wyandot tribe and being held captive for 3 years till mythical renegades Simon Girty and Alexander McKee prepared her freedom. writer Robert Thompson recounts the harrowing tale of this brave girl, from her marriage at Prickett's citadel in 1780 to her go back to the shorelines of the Monongahela. Thompson describes in brilliant element early colonial existence within the Alleghenies and the methods of the Wyandot, supplying ancient context for this unforgettable saga.