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The frontiersmen

Published by Time-Life Books in Alexandria, Va .
Written in English.

About the Book

Portrays the people and times, the drama and danger of the developing frontier in eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century United States.

About the Edition

Portrays the people and times, the drama and danger of the developing frontier in eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century United States.

Table of Contents

1 A trade-off in terror 6
2 The "noble and generous" Boone 38
3 A ritual of death by fire 72
4 Key to the Great Lakes 102
5 Stampede to the Mississippi 144
6 The frontier forms a leader 189
Acknowledgments 234
Credits 234
Bibliography 236
Index 238

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 236-237.
Includes index.

Series
The Old West

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
978/.02
Library of Congress
F591 .T57 1977

The Physical Object

Pagination
240 p. :
Number of pages
240

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL4902145M
Internet Archive
frontiersmen00time
ISBN 10
0809415453
LC Control Number
76047101
Library Thing
390982

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