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Jessie : a novel based on the life of Jessie Benton Frémont

Author: Judy Alter
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fictionalized account of Jessie Benton Fremont, the wife of John Fremont, a 19th Century Panama explorer and California Gold Rush hero who became governor of Arizona. At 17, against her senator father's wishes she elopes, leaving behind high society to devote herself to bringing fame on her frontiersman.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Biographical fiction
Western stories
Named Person: Jessie Benton Frémont; John Charles Frémont; Jessie Benton Frémont; John Charles Frémont
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judy Alter
ISBN: 0553374656 9780553374650
OCLC Number: 31971161
Description: 436 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Judy Alter.

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A fictionalized account of Jessie Benton Fremont, the wife of John Fremont, a 19th Century Panama explorer and California Gold Rush hero who became governor of Arizona. At 17, against her senator father's wishes she elopes, leaving behind high society to devote herself to bringing fame on her frontiersman.

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