Famous wagon trails
|Format:||Print Book 2005|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Discover the crucial role wagon trains played in America's western expansion. This book explores the history, routes, landmarks, and legacy of the famous Oregon, California, Mormon, and Santa Fe Trails. Also revealed are the stories of those who packed all their wordly possessions in covered wagons, traveled for months along the mountains, deserts, and plains of western trails, and did their part to extend the notion of an American frontier. Book jacket.
|Series||Steele, Christy, 1970- America's westward expansion.|
Frontier and pioneer life
-- West (U.S.)
-- Juvenile literature.
Trails -- West (U.S.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- History, Local -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Milwaukee, WI :World Almanac Library,2005
48 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm.
|ISBN||0836857887 (lib. bdg.)