The Expedition: The Casitian Universe Series, Volume IV by Michelle Murrain
Series: The Casitian Universe, Book 4.
Approx. 55,690 words.
Published on July 10, 2012.
When Casitian physician Jam’elo makes a research trip to the western United States in 1859, he quickly becomes emotionally involved with Earth and its inhabitants. In his journeys, Jam’elo learns more about racism and slavery than he had ever hoped to know, falls in love with a widow in Oregon, who he returns with to Virginia, on a trip that will threaten both their love and their survival.