Adventures on the Great River Road: 1814
by Thomas McCague
A rousing tale of half-brothers, Reuben and Thaddeus Flack, who set out to deliver a flatboat full of local Kentucky goods to the market in New Orleans in the new Louisiana Territory. They find high adventure on the great river road, when the nation was young, life was anything but easy and the west extended little beyond the Mississippi River. Making one narrow escape after another along the way.