Cover image for Fighting to survive in the American West : terrifying true stories
Title:
Fighting to survive in the American West : terrifying true stories
Publication Information:
North Mankato, MN : Compass Point Books, a Capstone imprint, [2020]

©2020
ISBN:
9780756564315

9780756565695
Physical Description:
64 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm.
Target Audience:
910 L
Series:
Fighting to survive
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction -- A mountain man's mission : Hugh Glass -- Rocky Mountain castaway : Janette Riker -- Snowed in with death : The Donner Party -- Near rebellion above Yosemite : Joseph Walker -- Into the unknown : Lewis and Clark -- Outlasting death in the Blue Mountains : Marie Dorion -- Glossary -- Read more -- Internet sites -- Source notes.
Abstract:
"Life in the American West was difficult. Pioneers and explorers had to deal with rough terrain, extreme weather, deadly animal attacks, and many other challenges. Discover the terrifying true stories of Hugh Glass, Janette Riker, the Donner Party, and others who survived in the rugged American West." -- Page [4] cover.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader MG 6.0 2.0 Quiz No. 506434 EN Nonfiction
Lexile Measure:
910
Genre:
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