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The Resource The American West, Dee Brown ; photos edited by Martin F.Schmitt

The American West, Dee Brown ; photos edited by Martin F.Schmitt

Label
The American West
Title
The American West
Statement of responsibility
Dee Brown ; photos edited by Martin F.Schmitt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Centers "solely on three subjects, Native Americans, settlers, and ranchers."
Summary
An epic account of the American West depicts the tragic destruction of the Native American way of life and covers major events and key figures
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1994.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
162264
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978
Index
index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.B86 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The American West, Dee Brown ; photos edited by Martin F.Schmitt
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index
Contents
Westward March -- Longhorns and Pioneers -- Cattle, Horses, and Cowboys -- Red Cloud of the Sioux -- Black Kettle of the Cheyennes -- Kiowa and Comanche -- The Conquest of Cochise -- Treaties and the Thieves' Road -- The Big Rolling Land -- The Story of a Western Town -- The Finer Things in Life -- The Myth and Its Makers -- Rip-Roaring Trail Towns -- The Vision of Sitting Bull -- The Warriors Come in -- Dull Knife Marches Home -- Captain Jack and the Modocs -- Joseph of the Nez Perces -- The Peace Seekers -- The Saga of Dodge City -- The Beef Bonanza -- Billy the Kid -- Free Grass in the Northwest -- Big Blizzards and Little Wars -- Jollification -- Geronimo and the Chiricahuas -- The Ghost Dance and Wounded Knee -- Wild West Shows and Rodeos -- Law, Order, and Politics
Control code
39105
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
461 p.
Isbn
9780025174214
Lccn
94037444
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm31206188
  • (OCoLC)31206188
Label
The American West, Dee Brown ; photos edited by Martin F.Schmitt
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index
Contents
Westward March -- Longhorns and Pioneers -- Cattle, Horses, and Cowboys -- Red Cloud of the Sioux -- Black Kettle of the Cheyennes -- Kiowa and Comanche -- The Conquest of Cochise -- Treaties and the Thieves' Road -- The Big Rolling Land -- The Story of a Western Town -- The Finer Things in Life -- The Myth and Its Makers -- Rip-Roaring Trail Towns -- The Vision of Sitting Bull -- The Warriors Come in -- Dull Knife Marches Home -- Captain Jack and the Modocs -- Joseph of the Nez Perces -- The Peace Seekers -- The Saga of Dodge City -- The Beef Bonanza -- Billy the Kid -- Free Grass in the Northwest -- Big Blizzards and Little Wars -- Jollification -- Geronimo and the Chiricahuas -- The Ghost Dance and Wounded Knee -- Wild West Shows and Rodeos -- Law, Order, and Politics
Control code
39105
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
461 p.
Isbn
9780025174214
Lccn
94037444
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm31206188
  • (OCoLC)31206188

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