George Stewart's history of the Donner tragedy was a wonderful book when it was first published in 1936.
George Stewart's history of the Donner tragedy was a wonderful book when it was first published in 1936. but through this book I learned that it was a series of bad choices, some not their fault. having NO IDEA what was to come.
Ordeal by Hunger book. Among Americans anyway, you only have to say, ‘the Donner party’ and the immediate association is cannibalism.
George Rippey Stewart. Stewart's books about . highways were based on his cross-country drives of 1924, 1949 and 1950. 1895-05-31)May 31, 1895. Ordeal by Hunger, Pickett's Charge, and other works are examinations of American history, but are unusual in their probing of the interaction of human beings with their physical and social environments. His greatest achievement as a novelist, Earth Abides, takes somewhat the same perspective, but in the context of a collapse of civilization, in which everything formerly taken for granted about civilization and the situation of human beings in their environment can no longer be assumed.
Ordeal by Hunger - George R. Stewart. For information about permission to reproduce selections from this book, write to Permissions, Houghton Mifflin Company, 215 Park Avenue South, New York, New York 10003.
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by George R. The tragedy of the Donner party constitutes one of the most amazing stories of the American West. In 1846 eighty-seven people - men, women, and children - set out for California, persuaded to attempt a new overland route.
Published by Pocket Books, New York (1960). Stewart, George R (revisor). Published by Pocket Books, New York NY (1971). ISBN 10: 0671445987 ISBN 13: 9780671445980.
See page 41 for report on the epic poem, Snow Covered Wagons dealing with the same subject. It's a tragic and dramatic chapter in American history, and seems within the past year, to have caught the imagination of writers
See page 41 for report on the epic poem, Snow Covered Wagons dealing with the same subject. It's a tragic and dramatic chapter in American history, and seems within the past year, to have caught the imagination of writers.