Along the harsh north California coast the otters swam, enough to fill the Russian's trading ships with valuable pelts. So there they raised an outpost. But inland lay another land, a river wilderness where game and grizzly thrived. Into this wild land, stripped of his rank for marrying an Indian girl, Lieutenant Anton Rostov is cast. He is a man without a country, but still he is a man. He can hunt, trap, and conquer. And he discovers a power greater than his allegiance ..
An inhuman branding by her drunken husband leaves a scarred and bitter Maggie O’Neill. She gradually mellows through the concern of a firm but gentle stranger from Virginia but remains an aggressive Nineteenth Century feminist in the young Idaho Territory.
CD ISBN: 978-1-60548-278-1
Read by Kevin Foley
Approx. 8.7 Hrs.
Golden Hawk is in a race against time to stop a foul fur trader named Bannister who captured a beautiful Quaker woman worth her weight in gold. Bannister is headed across the Rockies to San Francisco and the white slave market. Hawk and his Nez Perce ally Tames Horses must make it through the mountains in time to stop the sale...and bloodthirsty braves that Bannister armed and egged on, and bushwhacking whites aren't going to stop them from reaching the finish line and a ..
Austin Everett grew to young manhood beneath the hungry tongue of a willow switch and the cruel fists of the one man who should have been his protector… his own father. But when a mysterious night rider killed his father, Austin put aside the misery his life had been to track down the murderer. Also on the trail of a killer, former lawman Alto Martinez was traveling the very same path as Austin, and in the boy he saw a part of himself. Together, with a one-armed, one-e..
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