FORTY YEARS AMONG THE INDIANS - A True Yet Thrilling Narrative of the Author's Experiences Among the Natives

FORTY YEARS AMONG THE INDIANS - A True Yet Thrilling Narrative of the Author's Experiences Among the Natives

By: Jones, Daniel W.

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Cover has edge and corner wear. Previous owner name inside front cover, marked out in black marker. ; A true yet thrilling narrative of the author's experiences among the Indians. Foreword by A. R. Mortensen. 1960 reprint of the classic. Jones crossed the plains in 1847 to fight in the Mexican War and encountered many Indians along the way. He became acquainted with the Mormons while in Santa Fe and met some members of the Mormon Battalion. He later traveled to Utah and eventually joined the Church. He spent much of the rest of his life working with and proselyting among the Indians in the southwestern United States and Mexico. He had involvement with the Comanches, Snake tribe, Utes, Maricopas, Pimas, and many other American Red Indians. Enjoy this Dan Jones’ classic which contains a fast-paced narrative of his many journeys across the American West, the difficult and sometimes secret jobs he did for Brigham Young, his adventures with Indians and outlaws, and finally his perilous missionary journey into Old Mexico. ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 378 pages

Title: FORTY YEARS AMONG THE INDIANS - A True Yet Thrilling Narrative of the Author's Experiences Among the Natives

Author Name: Jones, Daniel W.

Categories: Rare and Collectible, Adventure, Church History, Utah, Biography, Other, American Indians, Culture,

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Bookcraft: 1960

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Good with no Dust Jacket

Seller ID: 18798

Keywords: Mormon Utah Western American,