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The California trail : an epic with many heroes

Author: George R Stewart
Publisher: Lincoln [Neb.] ; London : University of Nebraska Press, 1983, ©1962.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1841 and 1842 small groups of emigrants tried to discover a route to California passable by wagons. Without reliable maps or guides, they reached their destination only at great cost of property  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George R Stewart
ISBN: 0803291434 9780803291430
OCLC Number: 59243993
Notes: Originally published: New York : McGraw-Hill, 1962.
Description: 339 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by George R. Stewart.

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"This book will justifiably be acclaimed by both scholar and general reader... The entire format of the book is superb."-American Historical Review American Historical Review

 
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