Eyewitness to the American West

Eyewitness to the American West

From the Aztec Empire to the Digital Frontier in the Words of Those Who Saw It Happen

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Baker & Taylor
Gathers together two hundred snippets from the diaries, letters, memoirs, and reporting of witnesses to the settlement of the West, from Balboa to Georgia O'Keefe

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A selection of eyewitness accounts illustrating the birth and development of the physical and cultural landscape of the West. Entries range from the earliest observations of Spanish conquistadors to contemporary sketches of computer wizards' discoveries, with first-person accounts by cowboys, Native Americans, and Hell's Angels in between. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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& Taylor

The successor to the author's Eyewitness to America gathers together two hundred snippets from the diaries, letters, memoirs, and reporting of witnesses to the settlement of the West, from Balboa to Georgia O'Keeffe. 17,500 first printing. History Bk Club.

Publisher: New York : Viking, c1998
ISBN: 9780670881031
0670881031
Branch Call Number: 978 EYE
Characteristics: 495 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Colbert, David

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