By Ross Cox
During this era the writer ascended the Columbia 9 occasions, and descended it 8; wintered between a number of tribes: used to be engaged in numerous encounters with the Indians; used to be misplaced fourteen days in a wasteland, and had many different amazing escapes.
He saved journals of the central occasions which happened throughout the higher a part of this era, the substance of that allows you to be came across imbodied within the following pages. those that like to learn of “battle, homicide, and surprising death,” will, in his description of the risks and privations to which the lifetime of an Indian dealer is topic, locate a lot to gratify their flavor; whereas to reminiscent of are keen on nature, in its rudest and such a lot savage types, he trusts his sketches of the wild and wandering tribes of Western the USA is probably not came upon uninteresting.
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