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The road to the valley

McCall, Virginia

The road to the valley

a novel for young adults

by McCall, Virginia

  • 6 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by D. McKay Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mormons -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    SUMMARY: In the 1840"s a group of Mormons experience personal tragedy and natural disasters on the difficult journey from Iowa to the Utah territory.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Virginia Nielsen. Illustrated by Vana Earle.
    ContributionsEarle, Vana, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M12295 Ro
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152 p.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5820101M
    LC Control Number61006107
    OCLC/WorldCa1926435

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