It’s also a fascinating character study of how people responded during the ordeal. If you are looking for some good reading look no further. Be the first one to write a review. It goes into really great detail, and I found that some of the points differed from those presented in the documentaries, for example the exact moment when the Snowshoe Party began to resort to cannibalism, and the route taken through the Wasatch. Jetzt eBook herunterladen & bequem mit Ihrem Tablet oder eBook Reader lesen. At the same time the writer never goes for eloquence and melodrama which saves the book from becoming trite and cheap. EMBED. The tragedy of the Donner party constitutes one of the most amazing stories of the American West. Geben Sie es weiter, tauschen Sie es ein, © 1998-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. oder Tochtergesellschaften, Entdecken Sie George R. Stewart bei Amazon, Übersetzen Sie alle Bewertungen auf Deutsch, Lieferung verfolgen oder Bestellung anzeigen, Recycling (einschließlich Entsorgung von Elektro- & Elektronikaltgeräten). George (nmi) Stewart is a different author. ... SALE - Sacramento, CA. Ordeal by hunger. Januar 2018. Store. They saw only snow, and a sudden fear fell upon … Get this from a library! Ordeal by Hunger: The Story of the Donner Party. Ordeal by hunger; the story of the Donner Party Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Sie hören eine Hörprobe des Audible Hörbuch-Downloads. Ordeal By Hunger . By: George R. Stewart Narrated by: Jeff Riggenbach Try for $0.00 $14.95/month after 30 days. After reading this book I have really started to look at my surroundings differently. Nice touch too that the book has maps, some images and various letters inserted. EMBED (for wordpress.com hosted blogs and archive.org item tags) Want more? Hinzufügen war nicht erfolgreich. The members of the Donner party come back to life. Incorporating the diaries of the survivors and other contemporary documents, George Stewart wrote the definitive history of that ill-fated band of pioneers—an astonishing account of what human beings may endure and achieve in the final press of circumstance. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Buy Ordeal by Hunger: The Story of the Donner Party Reissue by Stewart, George R (ISBN: 0046442611596) from Amazon's Book Store. Stranded in the Sierras amidst its harshest winter in years, with unparalleled snowfall and frigid temperatures, only little more than half, mostly women and children, were to survive their unbelievable deprivation and suffering. Many perished; some survived by resorting to cannibalism; all were subjected to unbearable suffering. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Ordeal by Hunger: The Story of the Donner Party. 4 Reviews “Compulsive reading—a wonderful account, both scholarly and gripping, of a horrifying episode in the history of the west.” —Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. ORDEAL BY HUNGER : The Story of the Donner Party With a Supplement and Three Accounts By Survivors by Stewart, George R. Seller 100 POCKETS Published 1992 Condition NEW - COLLECTIBLE Edition First Edition, First Printing ISBN 9780395611593 Item Price $ Stranded in the Sierras amidst its harshest winter in years, with unparalleled snowfall and frigid temperatures, only little more than half, mostly women and children, were to survive their unbelievable deprivation and suffering. It goes into really great detail, and I found that some of the points differed from those presented in the documentaries, for example the exact moment when the Snowshoe Party began to resort to cannibalism, and the route taken through the Wasatch. A friend at work let me borrow this book and when I finally got around to starting it I could'nt put it down. Stewart writes swiftly, surely, dramatically, and with impartial accuracy. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1986], ©1960 (OCoLC)647071520: Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: George R Stewart EMBED. Ordeal by Hunger: The Story of the Donner Party (1936; rpt. Juli 2017, "For though despair is close at hand, it never triumphs, and through all the story runs, a sustaining bond, the primal force which humanity shares with all earthly creatures, the sheer will to live", Rezension aus dem Vereinigten Königreich vom 20. Ordeal by Hunger: The Story of the Donner Party.[1846-47]. George R. Stewart. An excellent account of the events that the Donner party endured. Zugelassene Drittanbieter verwenden diese Tools auch in Verbindung mit der Anzeige von Werbung durch uns. No_Favorite. 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