A Land Remembered - Chapters 13, 14, 15 and 16 Summary & Analysis

Patrick D. Smith
This Study Guide consists of approximately 41 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of A Land Remembered.
This section contains 704 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Land Remembered Study Guide

Chapters 13, 14, 15 and 16 Summary

By the spring of 1867, Tobias has one hundred forty-eight branded cows that he, Zech, Emma and Skillit drive southward toward the prairie for summer grazing. During the days, the men drive the cattle while Emma cooks the meals. At night Tobias and Skillit take turns watching the herd while Zech and Emma sleep. After a month on the cattle drive, Tobias finds a trading post where Tobias learns that people make money selling oranges, an intriguing idea for Tobias. Tobias also learns that cattle are being purchased for twelve dollars a head for shipment to Cuba at a place called Punta Rassa south of Fort Myers on the west coast of Florida.

On the way to Punta Rassa, the MacIveys encounter a terrific storm which rages all through the night. All the food and supplies in the MacIvey's wagon are ruined and the cows scatter...

(read more from the Chapters 13, 14, 15 and 16 Summary)

This section contains 704 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Land Remembered Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
A Land Remembered from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.