Finding The Wild West The Great Plains

Author: Mike Cox
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493034294
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A modern-day explorer's guide to the Old West From the famed Oregon Trail to the boardwalks of Dodge City to the great trading posts on the Missouri River to the battlefields of the nineteenth-century Indian Wars, there are places all over the American West where visitors can relive the great Western migration that helped shape our history and culture. This guide to the Great Plains states of Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska and the Dakotas--one of the five-volume Finding the Wild West series--highlights the best-preserved historic sites as well as ghost towns, reconstructions, museums, historical markers, statues, and works of public art that tell the story of the Old West. Use this book in planning your next trip and for a storytelling overview of America’s Wild West history.
Finding the Wild West: The Great Plains
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Mike Cox
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

A modern-day explorer's guide to the Old West From the famed Oregon Trail to the boardwalks of Dodge City to the great trading posts on the Missouri River to the battlefields of the nineteenth-century Indian Wars, there are places all over the American West where visitors can relive the great
The American West and the World
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Janne Lahti
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-21 - Publisher: Routledge

The American West and the World provides a synthetic introduction to the transnational history of the American West. Drawing from the insights of recent scholarship, Janne Lahti recenters the history of the U.S. West in the global contexts of empires and settler colonialism, discussing exploration, expansion, migration, violence, intimacies, and
Finding Love in Wild West
Language: en
Pages: 577
Authors: Grace Livingston Hill
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-18 - Publisher: e-artnow

Elizabeth's life is in grave danger. His brother's murderer will stop at nothing to possess her and make her miserable for the rest of her life. Hatching an ingenious plan she flees to her Grandfather's house in Arizona. But her past and her pursuer is not far behind. Will she
Great Displays for Your Library Step by Step
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Susan P. Phillips
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-21 - Publisher: McFarland

Need ideas for library displays? Here is an effective tool for designing and creating unique visual statements for library spaces. It offers practical advice on utilizing everyday materials to create lively but economical presentations on all sorts of topics including authors, world cultures, traditions, natural habitats and book genres. Each
Literature Connections to American History, 7-12
Language: en
Pages: 624
Authors: Lynda G. Adamson
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

Lists titles categorized by time periods and includes an annotated bibliography divided by format type