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The Resource The perilous West : seven amazing explorers and the founding of the Oregon Trail, Larry E. Morris

The perilous West : seven amazing explorers and the founding of the Oregon Trail, Larry E. Morris

Label
The perilous West : seven amazing explorers and the founding of the Oregon Trail
Title
The perilous West
Title remainder
seven amazing explorers and the founding of the Oregon Trail
Statement of responsibility
Larry E. Morris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morris, Larry E
Dewey number
978/.01
Index
no index present
LC call number
F880
LC item number
.M67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • Oregon National Historic Trail
  • Oregon National Historic Trail
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
Label
The perilous West : seven amazing explorers and the founding of the Oregon Trail, Larry E. Morris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-229) and index
Contents
Prologue: The Timely Arrival of This Poor Unfortunate Woman -- I Shall Have Two Boats Well Manned and Armed -- A Powerful Company Is Forming -- Dissolved by Mutual Consent -- We All Now Became Blind from the Reflection of the Sun's Rays -- Whiskey Flowed Like Milk and Honey in the Land of Canaan -- About Seventy Able Bodied Men, Nerved to Hardship -- Families, Plantations, and All Vanished -- A Very Sad Recollection -- The Inscrutable Ways of Providence -- Epilogue: Desolation and Horror Stared Me in the Face -- Chronology
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
238 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9781442211124
Lccn
2012032260
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky250969927
  • (OCoLC)982152495
  • 841209
Label
The perilous West : seven amazing explorers and the founding of the Oregon Trail, Larry E. Morris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-229) and index
Contents
Prologue: The Timely Arrival of This Poor Unfortunate Woman -- I Shall Have Two Boats Well Manned and Armed -- A Powerful Company Is Forming -- Dissolved by Mutual Consent -- We All Now Became Blind from the Reflection of the Sun's Rays -- Whiskey Flowed Like Milk and Honey in the Land of Canaan -- About Seventy Able Bodied Men, Nerved to Hardship -- Families, Plantations, and All Vanished -- A Very Sad Recollection -- The Inscrutable Ways of Providence -- Epilogue: Desolation and Horror Stared Me in the Face -- Chronology
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
238 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9781442211124
Lccn
2012032260
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky250969927
  • (OCoLC)982152495
  • 841209

Library Locations

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      5000 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50310, US
      41.61090195 -93.68839790996259
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