The true story of four families that faced death in the deserts of California and Nevada while following a false shortcut to the California coast. Based on first-hand accounts of the survivors, this is an exciting story that presents a multicultural look at California history as it includes the interactions of these four families with Native Americans and the Hispanic Americans known as Californios.

Lost in Death Valley: The True 2001, Twenty-First Century Books (CT)

ISBN-13: 9780761319153