The Wives of Henry OadesLarge Print - 2010
In the late 1800s, after his wife and children are kidnapped and presumed dead, grief-stricken Henry Oades travels from New Zealand to California, where he eventually marries a young widow with a new baby. When Henry's first wife and children show up, having escaped captivity, Henry and both his wives face prosecution for bigamy. Inspired by a newspaper article from the period.
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2010.
Edition: Center Point large print edition.
Branch Call Number: F
Characteristics: 444 pages (large print) ; 23 cm