A light in the wilderness : a novel / Jane Kirkpatrick.

By: Kirkpatrick, Jane, 1946- [author.]
Material type: TextTextDescription: 314 pages : maps ; 22 cmISBN: 9780800722319 (pbk.); 0800722310 (pbk.)Subject(s): Oregon Territory -- History -- Fiction | African American women -- Fiction | Freedmen -- FictionGenre/Form: Christian fiction. | Historical fiction. DDC classification: 813/.54 LOC classification: PS3561.I712 | L53 2014Summary: Letitia holds nothing more dear than the papers that prove she is no longer a slave. Nancy Hawkins is loathe to leave her settled life for the treacherous journey by wagon train, but she will follow her husband anywhere. Betsy is a Kalapuya Indian, the last remnant of a once proud tribe in the Willamette Valley in Oregon territory. As season turns to season, suspicion turns to friendship, and fear turns to courage, three spirited women will discover what it means to be truly free in a land that makes promises it cannot fulfill.
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Letitia holds nothing more dear than the papers that prove she is no longer a slave. Nancy Hawkins is loathe to leave her settled life for the treacherous journey by wagon train, but she will follow her husband anywhere. Betsy is a Kalapuya Indian, the last remnant of a once proud tribe in the Willamette Valley in Oregon territory. As season turns to season, suspicion turns to friendship, and fear turns to courage, three spirited women will discover what it means to be truly free in a land that makes promises it cannot fulfill.

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