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Mountain men and fur traders of the Far West : eighteen biographical sketches

Author: LeRoy R Hafen; Harvey L Carter
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chapters on: Manuel Lisa, Pierre Chouteau, Jr., Wilson Price Hunt, William H. Ashley, Jedediah Smith, John McLoughlin, Peter Skene Ogden, Ceran St. Vrain, Kit Carson, William Sherley (Old Bill) Williams, William Lewis Sublette, Thomas Fitzpatrick, James Bridger, Benjamin L.E. Bonneville, Joseph R. Walker, Nathaniel Jarvis Wyeth, Andrew Drips, Joseph L. Meek.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: LeRoy R Hafen; Harvey L Carter
ISBN: 0803272103 9780803272101
OCLC Number: 8034813
Notes: "A Bison book."
Reprinted from: The Mountain men and the fur trade of the Far West. Glendale, Calif. : A.H. Clark, 1965-1972.
Description: xviii, 401 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction / Harvey L. Carter --
Manuel Lisa / Richard E. Oglesby --
Pierre Chouteau, Jr. / Janet Lecompte --
Wilson Price Hunt / William Brandon --
William H. Ashley / Harvey L. Carter --
Jedediah Smith / Harvey L. Carter --
John McLoughlin / Kenneth L. Holmes --
Peter Skene Ogden / Ted J. Warner --
Ceran St. Vrain / Harold H. Dunham --
Kit Carson / Harvey L. Carter --
William Sherley (Old Bill) Williams / Frederic E. Voelker --
William Lewis Sublette / John E. Sunder --
Thomas Fitzpatrick / LeRoy R., Ann Hafen --
James Bridger / Cornelius M. Ismert --
Benjamin L.E. Bonneville / Edgeley W. Todd --
Joseph R. Walker / Ardis M. Walker --
Nathaniel Jarvis Wyeth / William R. Sampson --
Andrew Drips / Harvey L. Carter --
Joseph L. Meek / Harvey E. Tobie.
Other Titles: Mountain men and the fur trade of the Far West.
Responsibility: edited by LeRoy R. Hafen ; selected, with an introduction, by Harvey L. Carter.
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The legendary mountain men - the fur traders and trappers who penetrated the Rocky Mountains and explored the Far West in the first half on the nineteenth century - formed the vanguard of the  Read more...

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