God's Country, The Legend of the Mountain Men

God's Country, The Legend of the Mountain Men

by charles fisher

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Young Jake Stanton hates city life, and he hates his forced profession of "doctoring" as he calls it. He decides to go to the Rocky Mountains, much to the chagrin of his domineering father, a surgeon at the Jesuit Hospital in St. Louis. Jake's perception of who he is changes forever when he sees the Rockies, and leads him through an epic life of adventure. He sees it all; the gold rush, the senseless slaughter of settlers by the Blackfeet and Crow Indians, the horrors of manifest destiny, and the ultimate destruction of the Indian nations at the hands of a duplicitous government.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940149839667
Publisher: charles fisher
Publication date: 07/03/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 409 KB

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