This is Charles E. Frye’s site for Duty in the Cause of Liberty, a four-book series about Isaac Frye, a farmer from Wilton, New Hampshire who became a Continental Army officer after responding to the alarm carried by Paul Revere and William Dawes. Isaac served from the first day of the Continental Army’s existence through being in the last unit disbanded. No other man, including George Washington, served longer as an officer.

  • Book 1:  The War has Begun
  • Book 2:  Honor and Valor (in progress, expected late 2018)

Read the blog to learn more details about my research, or browse the maps and images to see additional material not available in the books.

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