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A shovel of stars : the making of the American West, 1800 to the present

Author: Ted Morgan
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Nonfiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morgan, Ted, 1932-
Shovel of stars.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1995
(OCoLC)622672959
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ted Morgan
ISBN: 0671794396 9780671794392
OCLC Number: 31605559
Description: 559 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Part 1 The Louisiana Purchase and the Gulf States 15 --
Part 2 The Northwest Territory and the Missouri Compromise 75 --
Part 3 The Leap to the Pacific, the Compromise of 1850, and the Kansas-Nebraska Act 133 --
Part 4 The Civil War States 197 --
Part 5 The Partisan Logjam 273 --
Part 6 The Problem States 377 --
Part 7 The Far-Flung States 463 --
Appendix The State-Making Process 509.
Responsibility: Ted Morgan.

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