New York :, Scholastic Press,, 
118 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
The battlefield was soaked in blood. Screams of injured soldiers rang through the air. Eleven-year-old Nathaniel Knox knelt behind a rock, his gun clutched in his shaking hands. Nate had been heading to New York City to find his father. But now he was trapped in a terrible gunfight between American and British troops. General George Washington's army was in tatters. All Nate wanted was to find his father ... and to get out of here alive.