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North country the making of Minnesota

eBook, English, 2010
University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, 2010
1 online resource (xvii, 449 p. :) : ill., maps
9780816648689, 0816648689
Prologue: True North, 1. The Fortunate Land, 2. Meeting Ground, 3. Geographies of Dominion, 4. Shifting Ground, 5. Highway to the North, 6. The Economy of Expansion, the Politics of Race, 7. Drawing Boundaries, 8. Civilized Pursuits, 9. Playing for Power on the Road to Statehood, 10. The Roads to War, 11. Cataclysm on the Minnesota, Epilogue: Pasts Remembered, Pasts Forgotten, Acknowledgments, Notes, Bibliography, Illustration, Credits, Index