The Trans-Mississippi West (1803-1853) a History of Its Acquisitions and Settlement

By: Goodwin, Cardinal

Price: $39.95


Dark blue cloth covered boards show small ding on front board, reference library markings on front end papers and page edges. There appears to be a page missing following copyright page. Some water staining to edges of tipped in maps, light possible evidence of water damage to page edges. ; A tight solid book, hinges intact. Fold-out map bound in at page 248, double page map showing population distribution west of the Mississippi in 1850, tipped in between pages 456-7, double page showing land acquired by the US, tipped in between pages 504-505. ; Ex-Library; 8.40 X 5.70 X 1.40 inches; 528 pages; The chapters are titled as follows; - I. The Purchase of Louisiana; II. American Explorations West of the Mississippi, 1804-1822; III. The Settlement of the Louisiana Purchase and the Adjustment of Boundaries to 1821; IV. The American Fur Trade and Commerce in the West; V. The American Occupation of Texas; VI. Early Claims to Oregon; VII. Later Explorations West of the Mississippi; VIII. Early American Settlement of Iowa and Minnesota; IX. The Settlement of Oregon Country; X. The Acquisition; XI. Oregon Diplomacy Through 1846; XII. The Settlement of the Great Salt Lake Basin; XIII. The Settlement of California; XIV. The Mexican Cession. Footnotes throughout and Index

Title: The Trans-Mississippi West (1803-1853) a History of Its Acquisitions and Settlement

Author Name: Goodwin, Cardinal

Illustrator: Illustrated by Maps

Categories: USA, Exploration,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co.: 1922

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Item: 1.00

Seller ID: 16813

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