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The Resource A shovel of stars : the making of the American West, 1800 to the present, Ted Morgan

A shovel of stars : the making of the American West, 1800 to the present, Ted Morgan

Label
A shovel of stars : the making of the American West, 1800 to the present
Title
A shovel of stars
Title remainder
the making of the American West, 1800 to the present
Statement of responsibility
Ted Morgan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morgan, Ted
Dewey number
978
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.M865 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • West (U.S.)
  • Special collections
Label
A shovel of stars : the making of the American West, 1800 to the present, Ted Morgan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This book aims to tell the story of how the last thirty-four states were made. I described the creation of the first sixteen in my first volume, Wilderness at Dawn"--Introduction
  • Sequel to: Wilderness at Dawn
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [515]-534) and index
Contents
The Louisiana Purchase and the Gulf states -- The Northwest Territory and the Missouri Compromise -- The leap to the Pacific, the Compromise of 1850, and the Kansas-Nebraska Act -- The Civil War states -- The partisan logjam -- The problem states -- The far-flung states
Control code
ocm31605559
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
559 p.
Isbn
9780684814926
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94043838 //r95
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
A shovel of stars : the making of the American West, 1800 to the present, Ted Morgan
Publication
Note
  • "This book aims to tell the story of how the last thirty-four states were made. I described the creation of the first sixteen in my first volume, Wilderness at Dawn"--Introduction
  • Sequel to: Wilderness at Dawn
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [515]-534) and index
Contents
The Louisiana Purchase and the Gulf states -- The Northwest Territory and the Missouri Compromise -- The leap to the Pacific, the Compromise of 1850, and the Kansas-Nebraska Act -- The Civil War states -- The partisan logjam -- The problem states -- The far-flung states
Control code
ocm31605559
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
559 p.
Isbn
9780684814926
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94043838 //r95
Other physical details
ill., maps

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