West to Montana

by Christine Wortman-Engren

published by Farcountry Press

  • On a homestead in the rugged Missouri River Breaks of Montana, the Wortmans carve a brittle existence out of the sagebrush and gumbo, enduring the brutal weather, a harsh land, and dark family tragedies. This sweeping saga of homesteaders captures all the grit and determination of generations of the Wortman, Godsey, Gilmore, and Ness families as they move west from the Atlantic colonies to post-Civil War Missouri farms and on to the Montana Territory. Based on richly detailed family diaries and letters, West to Montana brings our American story to life in this classic family epic from author Christine Wortman-Engren.



496 pages, 31 b/w photos, index, appendix, 20 softcovers per case

softcover
ISBN 10: 156037697X
ISBN 13: 978-1-56037-697-2
$19.95

RELEASE DATE
May 2018

  • Features 4 family trees and 31 black-and-white photographs
  • Book signings and presentations with author Christine Wortman-Engre
  • The classic American saga as told through a well-documented family history
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Christine Wortman-Engren align= On a homestead in the rugged Missouri River Breaks of Montana, the Wortmans carve a brittle existence out of the sagebrush and gumbo, enduring the brutal weather, a harsh land, and dark family tragedies. This sweeping saga of homesteaders captures all the grit and determination of generations of the Wortman, Godsey, Gilmore, and Ness families as they move west from the Atlantic colonies to post-Civil War Missouri farms and on to the Montana Territory. Based on richly detailed family diaries and letters, West to Montana brings our American story to life in this classic family epic from author Christine Wortman-Engren.


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