The Young Voyageur Author:Dirk Gringhuis A colorful group of traders, Indians and soldiers march through this story of a boy who runs away to join the famed voyageurs and lives through captivity by the Indians. — Fort Detroit that summer seemed too quiet for young Danny O'Hara. The French had given up Canada to England, and it seemed as though peace had come at last. But Danny longed ... more »to leave his parents' farm to join his friend, Jacques Le Blanc, Black-bearded voyageur, on a trek north to the Land of the Great Turtle.
How Danny accomplished this and how he found himself captured during the famous attack at Fort Michilimackinac by Chippewa warriors, makes thrilling reading.« less