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The Cadet|Walt C. Snedeker
The Cadet : The Adventures of a New World Pioneer in the 17th Century - A True Story
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Jan Snedeker is "The Cadet", the European term for a younger brother. Younger brothers do not inherit, and are expected to make their own way in the world. The early 16OO's are a harsh and unsettled time. Alone, penniless, and with only his prized musket, Jan travels to Amsterdam. An act of incredible bravery gains him a powerful ally, opening his future to new horizons.Jan lives through the shattering events of the time, serving in the Amsterdam as a combination soldier and fireman, and falling in love with a delicate beauty. His further courageous feats as a militiaman launch him and his new family on a dramatic journey across the Atlantic Ocean. His metal is proven time and again as a landed colonist in the struggling colony of New Amsterdam, as he combats Indians, hardships, and inept colony governors to carve out a legacy that lasts to this very day. The chronicle of his bravery, humor, and industry sets the standard for the name that begins with him.Although written in the form of a novel, all of the characters actually existed, and the events depicted are factual.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781410779106
  • ISBN-10: 1410779106
  • Publisher: Authorhouse
  • Publish Date: September 2003
  • Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.2 x 1.39 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.89 pounds
  • Page Count: 572

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