An Untamed Land

An Untamed Land

Red River of the North Series, Book 1

eBook - 2006
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Proud of Their Heritage and Sustained by Their Faith, They Came to Tame a New LandShe had promised herself that once they left the fjords of Norway, she would not look back. After three long years of scrimping and saving to buy tickets for their passage to America, Roald and Ingeborg Bjorklund, along with their son, Thorliff, finally arrive at the docks of New York City. It was the promise of free land that fed their dream and lured them from their beloved home high above the fjords of Norway in 1880. Together with Roald's brother Carl and his family, they will build a good life in a new land that promises untold wealth and vast farmsteads for their children. As they join the throngs of countless immigrants passing through Castle Garden, they soon discover that nothing is as they had envisioned it. Appalled by the horrid stories of fellow immigrants bilked of all their money and forced to live in squalid living conditions, the Bjorklunds continue their long journey by...
Publisher: 2006
ISBN: 9781441203182

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Jul 05, 2009

First title in the Red River of the North Series about a young woman who immigrates from Norway to America. The series is absolutely marvelous and is wonderful Christian Historical Fiction.

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