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The mountain men

Author: George Laycock; Paul Schullery
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Lyons & Burford, [1996] ©1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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To know how the West was really won, start with the exploits of these unsung mountain men who, like the legendary Jeremiah Johnson, were real buckskin heroes. Preceded only by Lewis and Clark, beaver fur trappers roamed the river valleys and mountain ranges of the West, surviving on fish and game, fighting or trading with the Native Americans - forever heading toward the untamed wilderness. In this story of rough,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Laycock; Paul Schullery
ISBN: 1558214542 9781558214545
OCLC Number: 33897745
Notes: Originally published: Danbury, CT : Outdoor Life Books, ©1988.
Description: x, 246 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: George Laycock ; introduction by Paul Schullery ; drawings by Tom Beecham.

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