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The West : an illustrated history for children

Author: Dayton Duncan
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A presentation, based on a PBS television documentary, of the story of the West, a magnificent but harsh landscape, and the people who have tried to claim it.--
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dayton Duncan
ISBN: 0316196282 9780316196284 0316196320 9780316196321
OCLC Number: 33984312
Awards: National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum Western Heritage Award for juvenile book, 1997.
Description: vii, 136 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: People --
Empire upon the trails --
Speck of the future --
Death runs riot --
Grandest enterprise under God --
Fight no more forever --
Geography of hope --
One sky above us.
Responsibility: by Dayton Duncan ; with an introduction by Stephen Ives and Ken Burns.

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