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The Resource Empires, nations and families : a new history of the North American West, 1800-1860, Anne F. Hyde

Empires, nations and families : a new history of the North American West, 1800-1860, Anne F. Hyde

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Empires, nations and families : a new history of the North American West, 1800-1860
Title
Empires, nations and families
Title remainder
a new history of the North American West, 1800-1860
Statement of responsibility
Anne F. Hyde
Title variation
New history of the North American West, 1800-1860
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides a new look at Native nations and the economies and societies they built as well as a radically new understanding of the web of families, businesses, and personal empires that organized the North American West before the Civil War"--P. [4] of cover
Summary
Looks at the lives of families from the Mississippi to the Pacific, from Canada to the Spanish and Mexican borderlands, in order to provide a personal exploration of the history of the American West and its development between 1800 and 1860
Awards note
Winner of the 2012 Bancroft Prize
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10153862
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1960-
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Hyde, Anne Farrar
Dewey number
978/.02
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F596
LC item number
.H94 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Families
  • Fur trade
  • Fur traders
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
Target audience
adult
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a new history of the North American West, 1800-1860
Label
Empires, nations and families : a new history of the North American West, 1800-1860, Anne F. Hyde
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Publication
Note
Originally published: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 563-596) and index
Control code
ocn788292750
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Ecco pbk. ed.
Extent
xv, 628 p.
Isbn
9780062225153
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)788292750
Label
Empires, nations and families : a new history of the North American West, 1800-1860, Anne F. Hyde
Publication
Note
Originally published: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 563-596) and index
Control code
ocn788292750
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Ecco pbk. ed.
Extent
xv, 628 p.
Isbn
9780062225153
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)788292750

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