The Stout-Hearted Seven: Orphaned on the Oregon Trail

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., Jun 28, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 193 pages
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Based on a true story originally written by one of the survivors, Neta Lohnes Frazier’s account of seven children traveling westward still has the power to astonish. In the 1840s, the Sager family set off on the Oregon Trail, a dangerous and adventure-filled journey. Tragedy struck when both the mother and father succumbed to fever, orphaning the youngsters—one just a newborn. The entire wagon train adopted them, until they arrived at the Whitman Mission in Oregon. There, the Sagers settled into an ordinary life…until the day of an Indian massacre. The bravery of the Stouthearted Seven will amaze today’s young readers.
 

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Review: The Stout-Hearted Seven: Orphaned on the Oregon Trail (Sterling Point Books)

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Though written for kids this was a very entertaiing and informative story of a pioneer family who had more than their share of bad luck. Read full review

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Though written for kids this was a very entertaiing and informative story of a pioneer family who had more than their share of bad luck. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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Section 4
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Section 5
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Section 6
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Section 7
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Section 8
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Section 9
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Section 10
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Section 11
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Section 12
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Section 13
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