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By Frank Young

Based on their wide learn into own debts of the Oregon path, comedian authors David Lasky and Frank younger have created a picture narrative of 1 family's epic trip. the most personality is an 11-year-old lady whose kinfolk units path for the West to hunt new possibilities and to flee the japanese urban the place they'd been dwelling. Oregon path finds the entire making plans, apparatus, and logistics that went into touring throughout an untamed continent within the 1800s. as well as its visualization of the family's trip, the ebook includes a sequence of two-page spreads detailing a visible stock of every thing the relatives took with them, together with the elements of a coated wagon and a in my opinion annotated map of the path. Readers get a ground-level believe for what it was once wish to be a part of this storied migration west-not a dry recitation of dates and evidence, yet an instantly memorable dwelling historical past.

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Kate Lebo. Helen Parson, Steve Leiber, and other friends who cheered me on as I drew this book. Special thanks to Sean Robinson for his assistance in inking some of the scenery! CORNERSTONES OF FREEDOM: THE OREGON TRAIL R. Conrad Stein (Danbury, CT: Children’s Press, 1994) FAR FROM HOME: FAMILIES OF THE WESTWARD JOURNEY Lillian Schlissel, Byrd Gibbens, and Elizabeth Hampsten (New York City: Schocken, 1989) THE GREAT PLATTE RIVER ROAD: THE COVERED WAGON MAINLINE VIA FORT KEARNY TO FORT LARAMIE Merrill J.

Special thanks to Sean Robinson for his assistance in inking some of the scenery! CORNERSTONES OF FREEDOM: THE OREGON TRAIL R. Conrad Stein (Danbury, CT: Children’s Press, 1994) FAR FROM HOME: FAMILIES OF THE WESTWARD JOURNEY Lillian Schlissel, Byrd Gibbens, and Elizabeth Hampsten (New York City: Schocken, 1989) THE GREAT PLATTE RIVER ROAD: THE COVERED WAGON MAINLINE VIA FORT KEARNY TO FORT LARAMIE Merrill J. Mattes (Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 1987 ed. of 1969 book) OREGON TRAIL STORIES: TRUE ACCOUNTS OF LIFE IN A COVERED WAGON David Klausmeyer (Guilford, CT: Globe Pequot Press, 2004) THE OREGON TRAIL Francis Parkman (Washington, DC: National Geographic, 2002 ed.

Young is also a musician, improv comedian, and comics historian.

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