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    Title
    A Nation moving West; readings in the history of the American frontier
    Author
    Richmond, Robert W.  
    Publisher:
    University of Nebraska Press
    Pub date:
    [1966]
    Physical desc:
    viii, 366 pages
    Copy info:
    1 copy available in Shelved by call number, A-L 4th Floor, N-Z 3rd Floor.
    1 copy total in all locations.
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      F591.R5 1 Book Shelved by call number, A-L 4th Floor, N-Z 3rd Floor

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Personal Author:
Richmond, Robert W.
Title:
A Nation moving West; readings in the history of the American frontier, edited by Robert W. Richmond and Robert W. Mardock.
Publication info:
Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press [1966]
Physical descrip:
viii, 366 pages 22 cm
Bibliography note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-360).
Contents:
Beyond the Appalachians -- The Old Northwest and the Upper Mississippi Valley -- The Southern frontier -- Frontier conflict: Indian fighting and the War of 1812 -- Eastern Indians and the removal policy -- Roads and waterways: The Appalachians to the Mississippi -- Customs and culture on the Early Frontier -- The Fur trade -- Exploring the West -- The Road to Manifest Destiny -- The Great Western Trails -- The Mormons and the settlement of Utah -- The mining frontier -- Roads and waterways: Beyond the Mississippi -- The Civil War in the West -- Western Indians and the peace policy -- Railroads in the West -- Cattle Country: Trail, town and ranch -- Settlement of the Great Plains -- The Pacific Far West -- The advancing social and cultural frontier.
Summary:
Facets of the pioneer experience on the changing American frontier from the Revolution to 1900.
Subject term:
Frontier and pioneer life--West (U.S.)
Geographic term:
West (U.S.)--History--Sources.
Genre:
History. fast (OCoLC)fst01411628
Genre:
Sources. fast (OCoLC)fst01423900
Added author:
Mardock, Robert Winston, 1921-, editor.

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