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Emigrant Shadows: A History and Guide to the California Trail Marshall Fey

Emigrant Shadows: A History and Guide to the California Trail

Marshall Fey

Published December 31st 2002
ISBN : 9781889243030
Hardcover
224 pages
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Peppered with b&w (and some color) images and maps, the guide directs visitors and armchair travelers along the routes and the history of the California Emigrant Trail of the mid-1800s. A second intent is to preserve the work of the NevadaMorePeppered with b&w (and some color) images and maps, the guide directs visitors and armchair travelers along the routes and the history of the California Emigrant Trail of the mid-1800s. A second intent is to preserve the work of the Nevada Emigrant Trail Marking Committee, which was active between 1967 and 1974 and placed markers at key points along the way. The guide includes historical sketches, 19th-century trail guides, contemporary driving directions and Sierra Trail hikes, and 160 pioneer diary excerpts. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR