The Resource Emigrants on the Overland Trail : the wagon trains of 1848, Michael E. LaSalle

Emigrants on the Overland Trail : the wagon trains of 1848, Michael E. LaSalle

Label
Emigrants on the Overland Trail : the wagon trains of 1848
Title
Emigrants on the Overland Trail
Title remainder
the wagon trains of 1848
Statement of responsibility
Michael E. LaSalle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978/.02
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F593
LC item number
.L288 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Emigrants on the Overland Trail : the wagon trains of 1848, Michael E. LaSalle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-492) and index
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  • net
Contents
Just five months to get there -- St. Joseph: a rising star -- Load the wagons -- The talk before the walk -- A vast green sea -- Indian troubles -- Independence: a star in decline -- Through the tallgrass prairie -- Black beasts, black faces -- Come, come ye saints -- The Babylon of the West -- The sweetness of the sweetwater -- Les mauvaises terres -- The great trail forked -- Snaking through vulcan's workshop -- Glory, hallelujah, I shall die a rich man yet! -- The heavenly scent of Oregon pine -- Time to pay the gatekeeper -- The end of the journey -- Epilogue
Control code
000047788725
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 516 p.
Isbn
9781612480213
Lccn
2011037737
Other physical details
ill., maps
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.b28047114
System control number
ebsco1612480217

Library Locations

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