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Author Nelson, Malcolm A. (Malcolm Antony)

Title 20 West : the great road across America / Mac Nelson
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxiv, 320 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Introduction: The road and us -- The power of the word along the great road -- The great road to justice and freedom : God, man, and woman -- Power and empire on the great road : six presidents and a plutocrat -- Westering : prairies and plains, the big empty and the Sandhills -- Soldiers and Indians : the struggle for a continent -- The best idea : Yellowstone, the peaceable kingdom -- The great road to wilderness -- "Ocian in view! O! the joy!"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-312) and index
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Subject Nelson, Malcolm A. (Malcolm Antony) -- Travel -- United States.
United States Highway 20 -- Description and travel.
United States Highway 20 -- History -- Anecdotes.
United States -- Biography.
United States -- Description and travel.
United States -- History -- Anecdotes.
United States -- History, Local.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
West (U.S.) -- History -- Anecdotes.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Local history.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007035524
ISBN 0791478254 (ebook)
143565885X (electronic bk.)
9780791478257 (ebook)
9781435658851 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Twenty West