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Eldon Hitchens is a young man from Illinois who travels to Tennessee to inform his father's family of his death. In Tennessee he kills a slave owner who is trying to steal a horse from him while he slept. He takes the man's slave, sixteen year old Rachel and they travel to Oregon Territory in a Conestoga wagon on the Oregon trail. They befriend several people along the way and are among the first to settle in the Willamette Valley.
©2013 David Erickson (P)2014 David Erickson
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1 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 04-23-15

Boring and implausible.

It was a very boring and unrealistic story. There was very little plot development and the story is simplistic. Don't buy it.

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