The Fairest Portion of the Globe by Frances Hunter
Approx. 188,820 words.
Published on February 11, 2010.
La Louisiane, 1793...a land of riches beyond imagining. Whoever controls the vast domain along the Mississippi River will decide the fate of North America. It's winner take all...and the losers might include two reckless young soldiers named Lewis and Clark whose dreams of adventure in the West will end in death or glory.