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Jessie: the story of a genteel lady in frontier Alaska By Betty Wyatt
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Jessie: the story of a genteel lady in frontier Alaska is the fascinating saga of one of Alaska’s most remarkable women of the Goldrush/Sourdough Era. In 1913, Jessie Mather, born to a... More > wealthy, Victorian family in Sheffield, England, was stranded with her parents in Eagle, Alaska, by the outbreak of WWI because funds to continue travel became unavailable. Some fifty-six years later, in 1969, Jessie died in Sitka, and the few remaining items of her estate were sold in a state auction. The author who purchased those mementos unseen soon realized it would be possible to reconstruct the life of this pioneer lady from the contents of the ancient trunk, and thus Jessie’s story - a true riches-to-rags adventure - chronicles the life of this durable Alaskan citizen.< Less
Life and Adventures of Lewis Wetzel - The Virginia Ranger - With Biographical Sketches of Other Heroes of the American Frontier - Illustrated By Cecil B. Hartley
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"The Death Wind." This was the name Indians applied to Lewis Wetzel for whenever he made a kill, he would throw his head back and let go with an un-godly scream that would echo through the... More > hills of the Ohio frontier. The Indians upon hearing this sound knew that one of their own had just been met his end. Lewis Wetzel, undoubtedly the best woodsman / warrior that ever lived, was responsible for the death of over 100 Indians. It mattered not to him that they were Chiefs, Warriors, women or children. He could care less if they were peaceful, allies or enemies. Only that they were Indians. Wetzel did everything in his power to prevent any peaceful settlement between Whites and Indians from taking place. He did not want peace until the last Indian was dead. History has portrayed Wetzel as both a hero and a villain. This book also contains biographical sketches of other famous frontier names such as Simon Kenton, Benjamin Logan, Samuel Brady and many others.< Less
The Final Frontier #01: A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Outer Rim By David Howard
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The year is 2147 and Earth’s sun is dying. It was determined that explorers would have to travel outside of known space to seek out a new home. These are the adventures the Odyssey.
Frontier Zone; The Role-playing Game of the Future 2nd Edition By Stuart Lynn Sexton
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Now, at last, the Frontier Zone RPG 2nd Edition is here! Finally, the rules have been upgraded, and the images have been improved upon, for a much more enjoyable game! If you have the 1st Edition,... More > fear not; the basic game mechanics are much the same. But the enhancements make for a richer, fuller game experience. For those new to the Frontier Zone Universe, this game is a fun and enjoyable introduction to the 22nd Century setting of the Frontier Zone. So, come on in, and enjoy the adventure! Welcome to the Frontier Zone!< Less
The Frontier Fort Or, Stirring Times in the North West Territory of British America By William Henry Giles Kingston
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: William Henry Giles Kingston (28 February 1814 – 5 August... More > 1880), often credited as W. H. G. Kingston, was an English writer of boys' adventure novels.William Henry Giles Kingston was born in Harley Street, London on 28 February 1814. He was the eldest son of Lucy Henry Kingston (d.1852) and his wife Frances Sophia Rooke (b.1789), daughter of Sir Giles Rooke, Judge of the Court of Common Pleas. Kingston's paternal grandfather John Kingston (1736-1820) was a Member of Parliament who staunchly supported the Abolition of the Slave Trade, despite having a plantation in Demerara. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Henry_Giles_Kingston< Less
THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF KIT CARSON By DE WITT C. PETERS,
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The life and adventures of Kit Carson the nestor of the rocky mountains from facts narrated by himself to DeWitt c Peters is one of the rare foundation documents of a genre. As the American frontier... More > rolled west, those in the safe, civilised east longed for the stories of these frontier men, the Kit Carsons. The demand for stories about Indians bears the wilderness the lawlessness the romance of the frontier was an insatiable market. Thousands of books were published along the lines of Kit Carson all purporting to tell the “truth” of the frontier western adventure.< Less
THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF KIT CARSON By DE WITT C. PETERS,
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The life and adventures of Kit Carson the nestor of the rocky mountains from facts narrated by himself to DeWitt c Peters is one of the rare foundation documents of a genre. As the American frontier... More > rolled west, those in the safe, civilised east longed for the stories of these frontier men, the Kit Carsons. The demand for stories about Indians bears the wilderness the lawlessness the romance of the frontier was an insatiable market. Thousands of books were published along the lines of Kit Carson all purporting to tell the “truth” of the frontier western adventure.< Less
ALASKA ADVENTURE, May 2017 By David B. Souza
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Alaska road trip photo collage. Browse through 50+ photos of an amazing trip through the last wild frontier. They will take your breath away....
The Adventures of Buffalo Bill By Col. William F. Cody
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WITH the death of William Frederick Cody, at Denver on January 10, 1917, there passed away the last of that intrepid band of pathfinders who gave their lives to the taming of the West, a gallant... More > company of brave men steadfastly pushing back the frontier year by year and mile by mile, and ceasing from their labors only when the young and vigorous life of the Pacific States had been linked up for all time with the older civilization of the Atlantic seaboard.< Less
The Adventures of Tomy and Jon By Jay Myers
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The Adventures of Tomy and Jon is an American Wild West Faerie-tale series set in the time of the westward expansion. It chronicles the life and the adventures of the Levi family on the frontier as... More > they carve out their homestead. Horse'n Around begins their adventures. The tales are filled with adventure, rescues, unexpected creatures, gun use, strong masculine and feminine characters, and morals. Each, eBook, story is about 1500 words, includes several spot illustrations, and most issues will be self-contained—which is perfect for story-time.< Less

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