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Not many people know about the disastrous 1848-1849 winter trek of John C. Frémont and his men. Read morePublished 10 months ago by TeacherWriter
What was Fremont thinking? This is brutal winter country and not forgiving for someone who makes a poor choice. Read morePublished 14 months ago by jed
Amazing look at the characters and the consequences of hubris. Wheeler does a masterful job of telling the story from several points of view.Published 20 months ago by Erin Friedman
If one could get out of one's petty little brain that is drawing conclusions from a fictional account of one unfortunate period of John Charles Fremont's FIVE Expeditions into an... Read morePublished on October 19, 2012 by leecar
This is an amazing story. I learned SO much about the TIMES AND CUSTOMS. I still just can't believe he made this journey in the dead of winter....didn't seem very smart. Read morePublished on September 6, 2011 by Carolyn J. Miller