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“I have lived for months the place my purely buddies have been Indians and my one tune the howl of the coyote. ” - Charlotte Tanner Nelson It was once a land the satan wouldn’t have, made from sand and mountains choked with wild beasts and wild males. but within the eighteen hundreds of thousands the ladies got here. a few got here to hitch an adventuresome husband or son, a few as a result of their faith.
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In 1834 Harvard dropout Richard Henry Dana Jr. grew to become a typical seaman, and shortly his Years ahead of the Mast turned a vintage. Literary acclaim didn't erase the younger lawyer’s reminiscence of floggings he witnessed aboard send or undermine his vow to wrestle injustice. Jeffrey Amestoy tells the tale of Dana’s decision to maintain that vow.
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