The Great West

by David Lavender

An American Heritage(R) Book

The Great West is a sweeping history of the commissioned expeditions, failed settlements, and land speculation that conquered the American West. A noted historian of the region and a dramatic storyteller, Lavender portrays the moments and movements that shaped the growing United States, from the founding of provisional governments to the laying of the railroads.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780618001897
  • ISBN-10: 0618001891
  • Pages: 480
  • Publication Date: 09/01/2000
  • Carton Quantity: 36
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    An American Heritage(R) Book

    The Great West is a sweeping history of the commissioned expeditions, failed settlements, and land speculation that conquered the American West. A noted historian of the region and a dramatic storyteller, Lavender portrays the moments and movements that shaped the growing United States, from the founding of provisional governments to the laying of the railroads.

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