Cabin Faced West
By Jean Fritz (Our 50 States, Mid-Atlantic)
Based on the real-life experiences of her great-great-grandmother, Jean Fritz shares the trials, loneliness, and hardships of frontier life in western Pennsylvania through the eyes of ten-year-old Ann Hamilton. Ann realizes a new appreciation for frontier life after a special visitor stops by their cabin for dinner one night.
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