That Dark and Bloody River

Chronicles of the Ohio River Valley
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Product Number: Z100145851
Released: Jul 09, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781541458130
Narrator/s: Joe Barrett
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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An epic novel by an award-winning author chronicles the settling of the Ohio River Valley, home to the defiant Shawnee Indians, who vow to defend their land against the seemingly unstoppable. They came on foot and by horseback, in wagons and on rafts, singly and by the score, restless, adventurous, enterprising, relentless, seeking a foothold on the future. European immigrants and American colonists, settlers and speculators, soldiers and missionaries, fugitives from justice and from despair-pioneers all, in the great and inexorable westward expansion defined at its heart by the majestic flow of the Ohio River. This is their story, a chronicle of monumental dimension, of resounding drama and impact set during a pivotal era in our history: the birth and growth of a nation. Drawing on a wealth of research, both scholarly and anecdotal-including letters, diaries, and journals of the era-Allan W. Eckert has delivered a landmark of historical authenticity, unprecedented in scope and detail.

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Author(s): Allan W. Eckert
Original Publish Date: Jul 09, 2019

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Author(s): Allan W. Eckert
Genre: History
Product Number EB00149513
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: #9780307790460

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