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The Resource Lions of the West : heroes and villains of the westward expansion, Robert Morgan

Lions of the West : heroes and villains of the westward expansion, Robert Morgan

Label
Lions of the West : heroes and villains of the westward expansion
Title
Lions of the West
Title remainder
heroes and villains of the westward expansion
Statement of responsibility
Robert Morgan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the lives of 10 Americans who played significant roles in the country's westward expansion
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E179.5
LC item number
.M67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Lions of the West : heroes and villains of the westward expansion, Robert Morgan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Shannon Ravenel Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Brief chronology of the westward expansion era -- Presidents and vice-presidents before the Civil War -- Prologue : the empire for liberty -- Thomas Jefferson : he sees the elephant -- Andrew Jackson : Old Hickory at the Bend -- John Chapman : apples and angels -- David Crockett : comedian and martyr, his life and death -- Sam Houston : the president who loved to dance -- James K. Polk : Young Hickory keeps a diary -- Winfield Scott : Old Fuss and Feathers goes to the mountain -- Kit Carson : taking Boone's Trace to the Pacific -- Nicholas Trist : the search for a father voice -- Epilogue : John Quincy Adams : Old Man Eloquent
Control code
ocn712124022
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 497 p.
Isbn
9781565126268
Lccn
2011023832
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)712124022
  • a956068
Label
Lions of the West : heroes and villains of the westward expansion, Robert Morgan
Publication
Note
"A Shannon Ravenel Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Brief chronology of the westward expansion era -- Presidents and vice-presidents before the Civil War -- Prologue : the empire for liberty -- Thomas Jefferson : he sees the elephant -- Andrew Jackson : Old Hickory at the Bend -- John Chapman : apples and angels -- David Crockett : comedian and martyr, his life and death -- Sam Houston : the president who loved to dance -- James K. Polk : Young Hickory keeps a diary -- Winfield Scott : Old Fuss and Feathers goes to the mountain -- Kit Carson : taking Boone's Trace to the Pacific -- Nicholas Trist : the search for a father voice -- Epilogue : John Quincy Adams : Old Man Eloquent
Control code
ocn712124022
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 497 p.
Isbn
9781565126268
Lccn
2011023832
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)712124022
  • a956068

Library Locations

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      518 Hill St, Green Lake, WI, 54941, US
      43.8451645 -88.9585917
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