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The indifferent stars above: the harrowing saga of a Donner Party bride
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Published:
New York : William Morrow, c2009.
Physical Desc:
xiv, 337 pages, [8] pages of plates : ill., ports; 24 cm.
Status:
Sacramento Room
SPE 979.403 F748zb 2009 CAL
Description

A chronicle of the mid-nineteenth-century wagon train tragedy draws on the perspectives of one of its survivors, Sarah Graves, recounting how her new husband and she joined the Donner party on their California-bound journey and encountered violent perils, in an account that also offers insight into the scientific reasons that some died while others survived.

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1st ed.
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English
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-337).
Description
A chronicle of the mid-nineteenth-century wagon train tragedy draws on the perspectives of one of its survivors, Sarah Graves, recounting how her new husband and she joined the Donner party on their California-bound journey and encountered violent perils, in an account that also offers insight into the scientific reasons that some died while others survived.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Brown, D. J. (2009). The indifferent stars above: the harrowing saga of a Donner Party bride. New York: William Morrow.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Brown, Daniel James, 1951-. 2009. The Indifferent Stars Above: The Harrowing Saga of a Donner Party Bride. New York: William Morrow.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Brown, Daniel James, 1951-, The Indifferent Stars Above: The Harrowing Saga of a Donner Party Bride. New York: William Morrow, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Brown, Daniel James. The Indifferent Stars Above: The Harrowing Saga of a Donner Party Bride. New York: William Morrow, 2009. Print.

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