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Steamboats to the West.

Author: Edith S McCall
Publisher: [Chicago] Childrens Press [1959]
Series: Frontiers of America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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True stories about real people and the boats that helped them to open up the West. Lewis and Clark keelboat up the Missouri, Nicholas Roosevelt fights the Ohio with steam, Henry Shreve builds one of the first "two-story" riverboats, and Buffalo Bill ride the boat "Far West" down the Yellowstone.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith S McCall
OCLC Number: 1313558
Description: 123 pages illustrations 22 cm.
Series Title: Frontiers of America.
Responsibility: Story by Edith McCall; pictures by Robert Borja.

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True stories about real people and the boats that helped them to open up the West. Lewis and Clark keelboat up the Missouri, Nicholas Roosevelt fights the Ohio with steam, Henry Shreve builds one of the first "two-story" riverboats, and Buffalo Bill ride the boat "Far West" down the Yellowstone.

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