Westering by Alice Putnam

Cover of: Westering | Alice Putnam

Published by Lodestar Books in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • West (U.S.)

Subjects:

  • Dogs -- Fiction.,
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Fiction.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.,
  • West (U.S.) -- Fiction.

About the Edition

Traveling with his family in a wagon train from Missouri to Oregon in 1850, ten-year-old Jason finds a stray dog that proves useful during the dangerous journey.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementAlice Putnam.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.P9795 We 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p. ;
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2194262M
ISBN 100525672990
LC Control Number89013238

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