September 1943

The Sun Trail

Volume 27, Issue 5

THE SUN TRAIL. By Merritt Parmelee Allen. New York: Longmans, Green and Company. 198 pp. $2.00.

THIS is a book for young people, based on the campaign of Jedediah Strong Smith, who led the first Anglo-Saxons into California overland from the East. It is based on journals of the expedition and brings to life this little-known but important adventure in the expanson of the American frontier.

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