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Billy Jackson: A Young Mans Journey and Passion in a Young America

Ken Gomes

Published by Authorhouse
ISBN 10: 1477252223 / ISBN 13: 9781477252222
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Title: Billy Jackson: A Young Mans Journey and ...

Publisher: Authorhouse

Binding: Hardcover

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Hardcover. 346 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 0.9in.A young Texas lad growing up on a small farm in the 1800s, sets out to explore America when he decides it was time to explore the world. He leaves his abusive uncles farm and joins a cattle drive up, the Shawnee Trail (later to be named the Chisholm Trail). He then heads north to Fort Kearny to join with a wagon train where he meets and befriends a young boy and seasoned, well-known scout and entrepreneur named Jim Bridger. His long journey eventually finds Billy in San Francisco where he bonds with a spoiled rich son of an old California family, who takes him under his wing and they travel south to the mans massive hacienda near Monterey. This is where he meets the love of his life, the daughter of a rich hidalgo or Don and together after they have fallen in love, their lives then forever change and take a totally different turn. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9781477252222

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Synopsis: A young Texas lad growing up on a small farm in the 1800's, sets out to explore America when he decides it was time to "explore the world." He leaves his abusive uncle's farm and joins a cattle drive up, the Shawnee Trail (later to be named the "Chisholm Trail"). He then heads north to Fort Kearny to join with a wagon train where he meets and befriends a young boy and seasoned, well-known scout and entrepreneur named Jim Bridger. His long journey eventually finds Billy in San Francisco where he bonds with a spoiled rich son of an old California family, who takes him under his wing and they travel south to the man's massive hacienda near Monterey. This is where he meets the love of his life, the daughter of a rich "hidalgo" or "Don" and together after they have fallen in love, their lives then forever change and take a totally different turn.

About the Author: Ken Gomes is a fifth generation Californian also with additional Texas roots. He has lived in the valleys, mountains and hills where these events actually occurred. Much of this story comes from the passed down history of his ancestors.

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