The Captivity of the Oatman Girls: Among the Apache and Mohave Indians

The Captivity of the Oatman Girls: Among the Apache and Mohave Indians

by R. B. Stratton
     
 

In 1851 the Oatman family was savagely attacked by Apache Indians. Olive Ann, 14, and Mary Ann, 8, were taken captive. Lorenzo, 15, was wounded and left for dead, but managed to survive. The rest of the family was brutally massacred. The story of the Oatman girls is vividly described in this riveting true-life story. Recounted by Lorenzo and Olive to the author

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In 1851 the Oatman family was savagely attacked by Apache Indians. Olive Ann, 14, and Mary Ann, 8, were taken captive. Lorenzo, 15, was wounded and left for dead, but managed to survive. The rest of the family was brutally massacred. The story of the Oatman girls is vividly described in this riveting true-life story. Recounted by Lorenzo and Olive to the author shortly after they were reunited in 1856, this incredible account of love, perseverance, and determination will thrill any adventure fan, while also appealing to historians and students of Native American culture.

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ISBN-13:
9781441744722
Publisher:
Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/2013
Edition description:
Unabridged
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 5.20(h) x 0.60(d)

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