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A heart for any fate : westward to Oregon, 1845

Author: Linda Crew
Publisher: Portland : Oregon Historical Society Press : Distributed by the University of Washington Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows headstrong, optimistic, seventeen-year-old Lovisa King and her pioneer family, three generations strong, as they make the arduous journey west with a wagon train along the Oregon Trail.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Crew
ISBN: 0875952917 9780875952918
OCLC Number: 57405852
Awards: Oregon Book Award for Young Adult Literature, 2005.
Description: 239 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Linda Crew.

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Follows headstrong, optimistic, seventeen-year-old Lovisa King and her pioneer family, three generations strong, as they make the arduous journey west with a wagon train along the Oregon Trail.

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by WashingtonStateLibrary (WorldCat user published 2006-05-15) Excellent Permalink
This book will appeal to both adults and to young adults. It is a heartfelt story of one family’s journey to Oregon on the Oregon Trail as told by young Lovisa King. Based on the true story of the three-generation King family expedition, this book tells of the disastrous new route, taken as a shortcut,...
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