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Joseph A. Altsheler's most famous, and successful, series is called The Young Trailers. An eight book effort, it was enormously popular with boys and girls from its initial printing in the early 1900s. Like American author Horatio Alger, Joseph Altsheler was also a popular writer of juvenile adventure books in the early 20th century. Many of his fictional works feature Henry Ware and are based on historical events. Altsheler wrote stories after being stranded in Germany when World War I broke out, such as The Forest of Swords (1915).
Joseph Alexander Altsheler (April 29, 1862 – June 5, 1919) was an American newspaper reporter, editor and author of popular juvenile historical fiction. He was a prolific writer, and produced fifty-one novels and at least fifty-three short stories.Born: April 29, 1862, Three Springs, Hart County, Kentucky. Alibris has new & used books by Joseph Altsheler, including hardcovers, softcovers, rare, out-of-print first editions, signed copies, and more.