Independence!Book - 2009
In 1837, President Andrew Jackson, in a race with the British and Russians, sends a wagon train of would-be settlers to the uncharted Oregon territory. A colorful group of pioneers sets off from New York, heading westward to Independence, Missouri-- the last outpost of civilization before the unknown and treacherous dangers of a new frontier.
Publisher: New York : Pinnacle Books, 2009.
Branch Call Number: F ROSS
Characteristics: 422 pages ; 18 cm