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Faith and Betrayal: A Pioneer Woman's Passage in the American West

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Sally Denton is the author of American Massacre: The Tragedy at Mountain Meadows, September 1857; The Bluegrass Conspiracy: An Inside Story of Power, Greed, Drugs, and Murder; and, with Roger Morris, The Money and the Power: The Making of Las Vegas and Its Hold on America, 1947--2000. She received Western Heritage Awards in 2002 and 2004, a Lannan Literary grant in 2000, and, for her body of work, the Nevada Silver Pen Award of 2003 for distinguished literary achievement. Her award-winning investigative reporting has appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, and American Heritage. She lives with her three children in New Mexico.

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Jeane, July 11, 2008 (view all comments by Jeane)
This is an awe-inspiring story of one woman's courage, stamina and ability to acquire whatever new skills were necessary in her new life. Denton does a wonderful job of depicting her great-great grandmother's experiences of crossing the ocean in a ship and traveling in a wagon train, overcoming numerous hardships. Unfortunately, soon after arrival in Utah, the diary upon which this book is largely based falls silent for seventeen years. After that space of time, she left the church and moved to California. Denton filled in the gap with plenty of reasons why. You must read this book with a grain of salt, as it is heavily opinionated- by the author.
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ISBN:
9781400034734
Author:
Denton, Sally
Publisher:
Vintage Books USA
Subject:
Women
Subject:
United States - 19th Century/Old West
Subject:
Biography-Women
Subject:
History / Biography
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Publication Date:
20060731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
10 ILLUSTRATIONS ; 1 MAP
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.10x5.26x.64 in. .56 lbs.

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