Western America the exploration, settlement, and development of the region beyond the Mississippi by Le Roy Reuben Hafen

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Published by Prentice-Hall, inc. in New York .

Written in English

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  • West (U.S.)


  • West (U.S.) -- History,
  • West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration

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Book details

Statementby LeRoy R. Hafen ... and Carl Coke Rister.
SeriesPrentice-Hall books on history
ContributionsRister, Carl Coke, 1889-1955, joint author.
LC ClassificationsF591 .H2
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 698 p.
Number of Pages698
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6414732M
LC Control Number41004128

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