Can Moses Schallenberger, a 17 year old, survive a winter alone in the mountains of California near present-day Donner Lake? This is a true covered-wagon survival story set in 1844.
Ginger gives an overview of the book:
I have a reputation for being a research junkie and in my house, that means tiptoeing around boxes (my style of file cabinets) in my office, stacks of “very important” papers, and teetering towers of reference books that don’t fit into my floor-to-ceiling bookcases. Despite...