On April 28, 1846, Francis Parkman left Saint Louis on his first expedition west. The Oregon Trail documents his adventures in the wilderness, sheds light on America’s westward expansion, and celebrates the American spirit.
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About Francis Parkman
Francis Parkman was born in Boston in 1823 and is best known for his masterly seven-volume history, France and England in North America, and for the annual prize awarded by the Society of American Historians in his honor. He died… More about Francis Parkman
Published by Penguin Classics Dec 16, 1982| 464 Pages| 5-1/16 x 7-3/4| ISBN 9780140390421