By William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone
Within the fall of 1873, a wagon teach of immigrants units off from Kansas urban, Missouri, sure for the Montana Territory. prime the crowd is newly elected wagon grasp Jamie Ian MacCallister, a massive of a guy and frontier legend who swears he can get them there via Christmas - come hell or excessive snow drifts...Plagued through brutally harsh storms and rugged terrain, outlaws and adversarial Indians, the adventure could be the maximum problem those pioneers will ever face. but if issues glance approximately hopeless, support arrives within the kind of not going saviours: an outdated mountain guy referred to as Preacher and mythical frontiersman Smoke Jensen. hard-willed males who think within the settlers' goals with all their hearts - and who gets them to their vacation spot via Christmas. whether it takes a miracle...
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