How to Get Rich on the Oregon Trail: My Adventures Among Cows, Crooks & Heroes on the Road to Fame & Fortune
Author: Reed William
Publisher: National Geographic
Year Reviewed:: 2010
Review: Fictional account of an overland journey in 1852. Told from a 15-year-old writer's viewpoint, it allows the young reader to relate to this colorful introduction to the time period. Includes further reading and online resources and a section that defines the terminology used within the text.