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The course of empire

Author: Bernard De Voto
Publisher: Boston : Houghton, Mifflin, 1952.
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From the 16th century through the year 1805, De Voto tells the story of American westward expansion, emphasizing that not only the promise of material gains but also the satisfactions of conquering a wilderness spurred on the indomitable explorers and pioneers.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard De Voto
OCLC Number: 7533268
Description: xvii, 647 p. : maps (part col.), 22 cm.
Responsibility: by Bernard DeVoto ; with maps by Erwin Raisz.

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From the 16th century through the year 1805, De Voto tells the story of American westward expansion, emphasizing that not only the promise of material gains but also the satisfactions of conquering a wilderness spurred on the indomitable explorers and pioneers.

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