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A 3-in-1 volume of Allen's trilogy of Colonial America:

The Forest and the Fort
Bedford Village
Toward the Morning

Also contains the chapters of the fourth volume, The City in the Dawn, that Allen had completed before his death.
Hardcover, 696 pages
Published 1950 by Rinehart & Co
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must read City in the Dawn by Hervey Allen 1 1 Dec 25, 2014 09:20AM  
Born William Hervey Allen. 1915 University of Pittsburgh graduate. In WWI served as a Lieutenant in the 28th (keystone) Division, US Army and fought in the Aisne-Marne offensive July-August, 1918. He wrote "Toward the Flame" (1926), a nonfictional account of his experiences in the war.

Allen is best known for his work Anthony Adverse, a 1933 bestseller. He also planned a series of novels about colo
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