Snowbound : : the tragic story of the Donner Party

Title Snowbound : : the tragic story of the Donner Party
Names Lavender, David.
Book Number BR010929
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Tells how, in the mid 1840s, three Illinois men tried to move their families to California. Details problems, including snow storms, a misleading guidebook, and bad luck, that led to death for forty of the eighty-eight people on this covered-wagon journey. For grades 5-8.
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Short Book - SH
History - U.S., frontier history - HUSF
History, United States - HUS
California history - CAH
California Interest - CAI
Adventure Non-Fiction - ADVNF
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History - HST
Historical Fiction - Pioneers & Frontier Life - PIO
History, U.S. - 19th Century - HUN
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Donner Party - Juvenile literature
Overland journeys to the Pacific - Juvenile literature
Call Number j978 JNF
Language English
Released 1996
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1996 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Holiday House, c1996.
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