Cannibalism within Donner Party unlik...

Cannibalism within Donner Party unlikely, research shows

There are 1 comment on the Tahoe Daily Tribune story from Apr 20, 2010, titled Cannibalism within Donner Party unlikely, research shows. In it, Tahoe Daily Tribune reports that:

New research suggests members of the infamous Donner Party might not have been cannibals - but some experts are having trouble digesting the idea.

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Daniel Brown

Bothell, WA

#1 Apr 22, 2010
The archaeologist behind the story has issued a "correction" re-affirming that cannibalism did in fact occur in the Donner Party:

Daniel James Brown, author of
The Indifferent Stars Above:The Harrowing Saga of a Donner Party Bride

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