Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-241) and index.
|LC Classifications||F780 .C37 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 254 p. :|
|Number of Pages||254|
|ISBN 10||1555662153, 1555662161|
|LC Control Number||98005316|
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Setting out from the easternmost point in the mainland United States, Fox follows explorer Samuel de Champlain’s adventures across the Northeast; recounts the rise and fall of the timber, iron, and rail industries; crosses the Great Lakes on a freighter; tracks America’s fur traders through the Boundary Waters; and traces the forty-ninth parallel from Minnesota to the Pacific s: Across the Wide Missouri by. Bernard DeVoto. avg rating — ratings. Not really a " frontier " book since its set in the midth century. # - The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks, and Giants of the Ocean by Susan Casey - not about the historical frontier, but a book on rouge waves and other types of waves. The First Frontier traces two and a half centuries of history through poignant, mostly unheralded personal stories—like that of a Harvard-educated Indian caught up in seventeenth-century civil warfare, a mixed-blood interpreter trying to straddle his white and Native heritage, and a Puritan woman wielding a scalping knife whose bloody deeds still resonate uneasily today. It is the first book in years to paint a sweeping picture of the Eastern frontier. The Salvation of Eli Ussher: A Western Frontier Saga (Ussher Family Book 1) Sam Scott. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $
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