Romance, Novel, History. A historical-romantic novel about courageous Saxon Christians emigrating to America in the 1800's. Up the Elbe River in Germany to the sea, across the wide ocean in small ships, then up the Mississippi to Altenburg and St. Louis. This is a remarkable blend of historical fact and the storyteller's art. A story you don't want to miss. (382 Pgs.) Beautiful Pictorial DJ slight edge tear otherwise, Near VVG. VERY SCARCE!!! COLLECTORS PIECE - SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.AUTHOR: Stella Wuerffel PUBLISHER: Clayton Publishing House, St. Louis ISBN: 0915644207 YEAR: 1980 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: First Ed.