Survival in the Snow (On My Own History) (Library Binding)
Millbrook Press, 9780822578925, 48pp.
Publication Date: March 1, 2009
Seventeen-year-old Moses was ready for an adventure. In 1844, he joined a wagon train traveling from Iowa to California. But as winter approached, the wagon train ran into trouble. Oxen started dying and supplies were running low. Some people went ahead for help. Moses stayed behind with the belongings. Can he find a way to survive on his own in the mountains during the long, cold winter?