Justice on Trial

Justice on Trial book coverLouisiana is America’s booming frontier when Louie LaBarre makes New Orleans his base for steamboat river trade, a new bank, and grand sugar plantations. Domineering King Cameron launches military, political and legal attacks against Louie. Their rivalry is intense, but only one titan will control the rich cotton trade and decide the fate of slavery. Louie’s passion for a beautiful colored Creole and his daring intrigues in Cuba lead to trouble, and Cameron’s cronies move in for the kill.



“Richard Fitchen’s American Saga series tells a story of America’s origins and yearning for a free society that is intensely interesting and enjoyable for a worldwide audience. I look forward to reading more volumes in the series.”

Harvey Stearn, former Chairman, California Arts Council