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History of the Donner Party
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Published August 26th 2016 by Wentworth Press
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A very well written, excellently researched, striking tale of woe. You follow the group of ambitious migrants (many of whom had done quite well for themselves in the Midwest, primarily Illinois, and really had no need to go west, other than ambition) as they slowly make their way across the plains and into Utah… and, knowing what is going to happen, it is all the more nail-biting and tragic. It wasn’t just the snow that was a problem. They encountered plenty of obstacles, many of them created by ...more