The Resource The indifferent stars above : the harrowing saga of a Donner Party bride, Daniel James Brown, (electronic resource)

The indifferent stars above : the harrowing saga of a Donner Party bride, Daniel James Brown, (electronic resource)

Label
The indifferent stars above : the harrowing saga of a Donner Party bride
Title
The indifferent stars above
Title remainder
the harrowing saga of a Donner Party bride
Statement of responsibility
Daniel James Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronicle of the mid-nineteenth-century wagon train tragedy draws on the perspectives of one of its survivors, Sarah Graves, recounting how her new husband and she joined the Donner party on their California-bound journey and encountered violent perils, in an account that also offers insight into the scientific reasons that some died while others survived
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Daniel James
Dewey number
  • 978/.02092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F868.N5
LC item number
B838 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fosdick, Sarah Graves
  • Brown, Daniel James
  • Brown, Daniel
  • Fosdick, Sarah Graves
  • Donner Party
  • Women pioneers
  • Brides
  • Pioneers
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • HISTORY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Brides
  • Donner Party
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Pioneers
  • Travel
  • Women pioneers
  • Overdrive
  • Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • California
  • United States
  • United States, West
Label
The indifferent stars above : the harrowing saga of a Donner Party bride, Daniel James Brown, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-337)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A sprightly boy and a romping girl -- The barren earth -- The meager by the meager were devoured -- In the reproof of chance -- Appendix: The Donner Party encampments
Control code
ocn431903045
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780061877278
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2AF2BE5B-0E19-4E40-B62E-8E810D53B8D9
System control number
(OCoLC)431903045
Label
The indifferent stars above : the harrowing saga of a Donner Party bride, Daniel James Brown, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-337)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A sprightly boy and a romping girl -- The barren earth -- The meager by the meager were devoured -- In the reproof of chance -- Appendix: The Donner Party encampments
Control code
ocn431903045
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780061877278
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2AF2BE5B-0E19-4E40-B62E-8E810D53B8D9
System control number
(OCoLC)431903045

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