The Resource The Oregon Trail : an American saga, David Dary

The Oregon Trail : an American saga, David Dary

Label
The Oregon Trail : an American saga
Title
The Oregon Trail
Title remainder
an American saga
Statement of responsibility
David Dary
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dary, David
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F597
LC item number
.D37 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oregon National Historic Trail
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
Label
The Oregon Trail : an American saga, David Dary
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-391) and index
Contents
The exploration of Oregon -- Astoria -- Discovering the Oregon Trail -- John McLoughlin and the missionaries -- The American occupation of Oregon -- The emigrants of 1843 -- Self-rule and more emigrants -- Fifty-four Forty or fight -- The year of decision -- New Zion, more emigrants, and a massacre -- A lull before the rush -- The Gold Rush of 1849 -- The hectic year of 1850 -- The changing road -- More change and civil war -- Decline of the Trail -- Rebirth of the Trail -- Appendix A: Historic landmarks -- Appendix B: Cutoffs and other roads
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 414 p.
Isbn
9780375413995
Lccn
2004046512
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocm54685532
  • (OCoLC)54685532
  • 640265
Label
The Oregon Trail : an American saga, David Dary
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-391) and index
Contents
The exploration of Oregon -- Astoria -- Discovering the Oregon Trail -- John McLoughlin and the missionaries -- The American occupation of Oregon -- The emigrants of 1843 -- Self-rule and more emigrants -- Fifty-four Forty or fight -- The year of decision -- New Zion, more emigrants, and a massacre -- A lull before the rush -- The Gold Rush of 1849 -- The hectic year of 1850 -- The changing road -- More change and civil war -- Decline of the Trail -- Rebirth of the Trail -- Appendix A: Historic landmarks -- Appendix B: Cutoffs and other roads
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 414 p.
Isbn
9780375413995
Lccn
2004046512
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocm54685532
  • (OCoLC)54685532
  • 640265

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