Across the Plains in the Donner Party

Across the Plains in the Donner Party

by Karen Zeinert
     
 

This tragic story of Virginia Reed's journey west is told through her memoirs of the twelve years old girl, with supplementary accounts based on her father's letters and the diary of another traveller. Given the sensitive nature of aspects of the journey, young readers will find the background notes and explanatory comments helpful.See more details below

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This tragic story of Virginia Reed's journey west is told through her memoirs of the twelve years old girl, with supplementary accounts based on her father's letters and the diary of another traveller. Given the sensitive nature of aspects of the journey, young readers will find the background notes and explanatory comments helpful.

Editorial Reviews

Michael Bogert
I found Across the Plains a very detailed and accurate book. Karen has done her homework in research for this book. The story will pull you in; especially considering the events actually took place. One can truly appreciate modern travel and conveniences after reading about these brave people.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780744306927
Publisher:
SynergEbooks
Publication date:
05/01/2003
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
991,424
File size:
1 MB

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