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Into the Savage Country

(2015)
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This breathtaking adventure set in the American West of the 1820s is at once a tale of complex friendships, a love story, and a panoramic retelling of a crucial moment in American history.

When the young William Wyeth leaves St. Louis for a fur-trapping expedition, he nearly loses his life and quickly discovers the depth of loyalty among the men who must depend on one another to survive. While convalescing, he falls in love with proud Alene, a young widow who may or may not wait for him. And on a wildly risky expedition into Crow territory, Wyeth finds himself unwittingly at the center of a deadly boundary dispute among Native American tribes, the British government, and American trapping brigades. A classic adventure told with great suspense and literary flair, Into the Savage Country illuminates the ways in which extreme circumstances expose the truth about the natures of individual men and the surprising mechanics of their bravery, loyalty, and friendship.

From the Hardcover edition.

 
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Hardback Editions

April 2015 : USA Library Binding
thumbTitle: Into the Savage Country
Author(s): Shannon Burke
ISBN: 1-62899-508-4 / 978-1-62899-508-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Center Point
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

February 2015 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Into the Savage Country: A Novel
Author(s): Shannon Burke
ISBN: 0-307-90892-5 / 978-0-307-90892-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pantheon
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Paperback Editions

February 2016 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Into the Savage Country: A Novel
Author(s): Shannon Burke
ISBN: 0-8041-6984-5 / 978-0-8041-6984-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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Kindle Editions

February 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Into the Savage Country: A Novel
Author(s): Shannon Burke
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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