No Less Than the Journey, Hardback

No Less Than the Journey Hardback



Wesley Curnow, a young Cornish miner, arrives in the United States to seek an uncle who is working on the mines in Missouri.

Taking passage on a boat from New York, bound for New Orleans, he meets up with a charismatic U.S. marshal who is en route to the western territories to bring law to the area.After a gun fight with pirates on the Mississippi River and an encounter with an attractive half-Mexican croupier, Wes parts company with his companions only to find his uncle has been forced to move away.

Wes faces a serious altercation with German miners, meets and old 'Mountainman' who teaches him proficiency with a revolver, and then faces a journey overland through inhospitable country.

But can he survive the journey?


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 224 pages
  • Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
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  • Category: Historical fiction
  • ISBN: 9780709087441



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