The boundary between Michigan and Ohio involved the recruitment of troops and the services of one farm boy. Claver. At Governor Mason's request, David and his informally the population opinions in the settlements and report apathetic interest in the fracas. Later the boys are given a more demanding assignment. With survey or, they explore the territories around the Great Lakes - the Saginaw regions and Chippewa villages and return with a full report for the governor. By this time the so-called war has ended in a and Michigan is awaiting into the Union. The plot is relatively but it does prove that men were not always willing to kill each other for a Cause especially a worthless one.