To the Far Blue Mountains (Sacketts, Bk 2)
To the Far Blue Mountains - Sacketts, Bk 2 Author:Louis L'Amour Barnabas Sackett was leaving England forever to find his fortune in the New World. But as he settled his affairs, he learned that a warrant from Queen Elizabeth had been sworn against him and that men were searching for him in every port. At issue were some rare gold coins Sackett had found and sold--coins believed to be part of a great treasure... more » lost by King John years before. Believing that Sackett possesses the rest of the treasure, the Queen will stop at nothing to find him. And if he's caught, Sackett will face torture and even the gallows....« less
Overview: Barney Sacket was on the run from the law. The only trail open to him ran West. With a few fierce friends and a loyal woman by his side, Barney carved a place for himself in the raw American wilderness - battling unyielding elements and savage Indians every inch of the way. Then the day came when Barney found himself unexpectedly and desperately alone.
Review: One of Louis L'Amour's "Sackett Family" books. The Sacketts are still in the mountain man era - not quite to the cowboy era. This is one of the best Sackett books and I've read them all.