In addition to finding gold on his land and all the adventure a young man could hope for, Josh finds his greatest treasure and adventure in the person of a young woman named Elizabeth Grant. Through a series of close calls and life saving events, Josh and Elizabeth meet, and it is love at first sight. They marry soon after Josh recovers from a near fatal accident, in which his life is mysteriously saved by a blue-eyed wolf. Returning home from their honeymoon, Josh and Elizabeth find their cabin burned to the ground by renegade Indians. The explosive situation brings in the Army, and finally ends with all of the tribes forced onto the reservation. Read to find out how Joshua and his bride are able to influence those around them for the betterment of the territory. In this compelling story of tender human kindness combined with raw courage and a strong dependence on a loving God, you will find what can truly be called-the spirit of the west.