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The Resource Kearny's march : the epic creation of the American West, 1846-1847, Winston Groom

Kearny's march : the epic creation of the American West, 1846-1847, Winston Groom

Label
Kearny's march : the epic creation of the American West, 1846-1847
Title
Kearny's march
Title remainder
the epic creation of the American West, 1846-1847
Statement of responsibility
Winston Groom
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Groom, Winston
Dewey number
979/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E405.2
LC item number
.G76 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kearny, Stephen Watts
  • Kearny's Expedition, 1846
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Kearny's march : the epic creation of the American West, 1846-1847, Winston Groom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What's in a name? -- A people in motion -- Mr. Polk gets his war -- The Pathfinder -- True West -- Kearny's march -- The Santa Fe Trail -- Some days you eat the bear, some days the bear eats you -- "The dogs bark, but the caravan moves on" -- In old Monterey -- Dancing on air -- Doniphan's Expedition -- The fight of their lives -- The death trap -- The horror -- Political treachery, military insubordination, discovery of Zion, and the salvation of children -- Last roll call : a warm salute
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 310 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307270962
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2011013889
Other control number
9780307270962
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
  • sky235774048
  • (OCoLC)815628533
  • 807875
Label
Kearny's march : the epic creation of the American West, 1846-1847, Winston Groom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What's in a name? -- A people in motion -- Mr. Polk gets his war -- The Pathfinder -- True West -- Kearny's march -- The Santa Fe Trail -- Some days you eat the bear, some days the bear eats you -- "The dogs bark, but the caravan moves on" -- In old Monterey -- Dancing on air -- Doniphan's Expedition -- The fight of their lives -- The death trap -- The horror -- Political treachery, military insubordination, discovery of Zion, and the salvation of children -- Last roll call : a warm salute
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 310 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307270962
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2011013889
Other control number
9780307270962
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
  • sky235774048
  • (OCoLC)815628533
  • 807875

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