The Indifferent Stars Above

The Harrowing Saga of A Donner Party Bride
Brown, Daniel (Book - 2009 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Indifferent Stars Above

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In this powerful story, Brown delivers an unforgettable portrait of the heroism, heartbreak, and horror of a pioneer family's perilous journey west from Illinois to California. Includes b&w photo insert.
Authors: Brown, Daniel, 1951-
Title: The indifferent stars above
the harrowing saga of a Donner Party bride
Published: New York : William Morrow, c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: xiv, 337 p., [8] p. of plates :,ill. ;,24 cm.
Local Note: 1
ISBN: 9780061348105
Branch Call Number: 978.0209 BRO
Statement of Responsibility: Daniel James Brown
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Headings: Fosdick, Sarah Graves, 1825-1871. Donner Party. Women pioneers California Biography. Brides California Biography. Pioneers California History 19th century. Overland journeys to the Pacific. Frontier and pioneer life California. Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) History 19th century. Brown, Daniel, 1951- Travel West (U.S.) West (U.S.) Description and travel.
Topical Term: Donner Party.
Women pioneers
Overland journeys to the Pacific.
Frontier and pioneer life
LCCN: 2008040646
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Jun 12, 2012
  • KJtheEpicFailure rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Kind of confusing at first-probably because I'm only 14 and read it-but after a while it starts moving. A really interesting and touching book. Your heartstrings can't help but be tugged when reading this book. Definitely a reccomendation from me.


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