Bound for Montana: Diaries from the Bozeman Trail
By Susan Badger Doyle. Softcover, 272 pages.
From 1863 to 1866, thirty-five hundred emigrants trekked the rugged Bozeman Trail towards uncertainty and with hopes of gold. Follow seven diarists--including a new bride and a Civil War veteran--as they relate their travels from the Platte River Road to the promised Montana goldfields, encountering surprises and disasters, dissent and delight.
Softcover, 272 pages.