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How to get rich on the Oregon Trail : my adventures among cows, crooks & heroes on the road to fame and fortune : writing journal of--Master William Reed : Portland, Oregon 1852 / [text by Tod Olson ; illustrations by Scott Allred & Gregory Proch ; afterword by Marc Aronson].

Authors: Olson, Tod.
Call number: j978 OLS
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2009.
Publication date: c2009.
Subject: Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Juvenile literature.
Pioneers -- Oregon National Historic Trail -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Oregon National Historic Trail -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
Oregon National Historic Trail -- History -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Juvenile literature.
Title: How to get rich on the Oregon Trail : my adventures among cows, crooks & heroes on the road to fame and fortune : writing journal of--Master William Reed : Portland, Oregon 1852 / [text by Tod Olson ; illustrations by Scott Allred & Gregory Proch ; afterword by Marc Aronson].
Physical description: 47 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 27 cm.
Summary note: This whimsical recounting of one family's journey to their new homestead will give readers an appreciation of the hardships faced by all those who signed up for the great migration. These include hunger, thirst, sickness, hostile American Indians, and even deceit and thievery on the part of fellow travelers. The book also shows the ingenuity, skill, and trickery used to overcome such challenges.
Added author: Allred, Scott, illustrator.
Proch, Gregory, illustrator.
ISBN: 9781426304125
1426304129
9781426304132 (lib. bdg.)
1426304137 (lib. bdg.)
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1194827
Bib No.: 1194827

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