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The Pioneers [electronic resource] : The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West.

McCullough, David. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781501168697
  • ISBN: 150116869X
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (313 p.)
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2019.

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Description based upon print version of record.
Formatted Contents Note:
Intro; Dedication; Epigraph; Part I: 1787-1794; 1. The Ohio Country; 2. Forth to the Wilderness; 3. Difficult Times; 4. Havoc; Part II: 1795-1814; 5. A New Era Commences; 6. The Burr Conspiracy; 7. Adversities Aplenty; Part III: 1815-1863; 8. The Cause of Learning; 9. The Travelers; 10. Journey's End; Photographs; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Image Credits; Copyright
Summary, etc.:
The Pioneers is a uniquely American story of people whose ambition and courage led them to remarkable accomplishments. This is a revelatory and quintessentially American story, written with David McCullough's signature narrative energy.
Subject: Pioneers > Ohio River Valley > Biography.
Ohio River Valley > History > To 1795.
Genre: Electronic books.

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