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Montana! (Wagons West #10)

3.98 of 5 stars 3.98  ·  rating details  ·  326 ratings  ·  10 reviews
MONTANA! With the deep wounds of the Civil War freshly healed, America's bravest ride westward to unite the continent into one great nation. Toby Holt, son of the legendary wagonmaster Whip Holt, courageously accepts a presidential mandate to take the Northwest Railroad into hazardous Montana Territory. But, Sioux war drums beat a dire warning to stay out of this Indian la ...more
Paperback, 368 pages
Published June 28th 1983 by Bantam Books (first published January 1st 1983)
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I have always intended to read some of the books in Ross's "Wagon's West" series. I am very fond of historical fiction and eagerly bought "Montana" at a used bookstore recently.

However, after reading about 20 pages, I was horrified by this scene in which a newly married woman is upset because her husband is not passionate enough in bed. One day, he becomes upset with her and slaps her on the face. She seems actually pleased by this violence because it makes her think that he might have a passio
Virginia Markhart
Following the series. Toby Holt and Rob Martin go to Montana to survey the area for a railroad line and to help Andy Brentwood rid the area of Siox indians who are creating havoc with the settlers. Rob and Beth's marriage is off to a rocky start while Toby and Clarissa are doing very well.
Debbie West
great, as all the books in Wagons West series have been! Toby Holt continues to live up to the Holt name, made famous by his dad Michael "Whip" Colt. Toby uses his pistols as extensions of his arms, the ever brave Mr Blake at his side. Beth Blake continues to infuriate, & Clarissa, Rob Martin, & Hank continue to build their strong characters throughout the book. Hank, determined to find his dad's killers, does just that! Then there are the native Americans, trying valiantly to save their ...more
awful. no depth to the characters. predictable boring story. the bad guys are bad, the food guys are perfect. not worth the time
David A. Carey
Excellent Historical novel of out country's founding. This is #10 in the series and is as good as any of the previous have been.
Dec 20, 2007 Mgsmith rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Fans of American Historic fiction
May sound somewhat repetitive here but I got hooked on the first book and it was like an addiction.
The author shows how the westward movement affected families and individuals while placing them within history itself.
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Dec 04, 2007 Partridge Public added it
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didn't realize it was a series.
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Pen name for James Reasoner among other authors.

American author James Reasoner specializes in historical military novels, westerns, and mysteries. He also writes under the pseudonyms "Mike Jameson", "Hank Mitchum" and "Dana Fuller Ross." He has written more than 40 novels. His spouse, Livia Washburn Reasoner, is also a prolific writer of westerns, mysteries, and romances. The Reasoners were each r
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