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The West. Trans-Mississippi Region. Great Plains

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  • Quiet Places of Massachusettsby Michael J. Tougias

    Hunter Publishing 1996; US$ 15.00

    Quiet Places offers you the chance to venture down that 'road not taken.' Accompany native New Englander Michael Tougias down back roads and across fields to secret fishing holes, little-known historic sites, and tiny hamlets. Explore everything from the northern Berkshires and towns along the Housatonic to the trails through Sturbridges Tantiusques... more...

  • A Newer Worldby David Roberts

    Simon & Schuster 2002; US$ 21.95

    John C. Frémont, nearly forgotten today, was one of the giants of nineteenth-century America. He led five expeditions into the American West in the 1840s and 1850s, covering a greater area than any other explorer. His expedition reports -- ghost-written by his beautiful and talented wife, Jessie Benton Frémont -- were bestsellers in their day. Riding... more...

  • The Mathersby Robert Middlekauff

    University of California Press 1999; US$ 36.95

    In this classic work of American religious history, Robert Middlekauff traces the evolution of Puritan thought and theology in America from its origins in New England through the early eighteenth century. He focuses on three generations of intellectual ministers?Richard, Increase, and Cotton Mather?in order to challenge the traditional telling of the... more...

  • Twenty Thousand Roadsby Virginia Scharff

    University of California Press 2002; US$ 31.95

    From Sacagawea's travels with Lewis and Clark to rock groupie Pamela Des Barres's California trips, women have moved across the American West with profound consequences for the people and places they encounter. Virginia Scharff revisits a grand theme of United States history?our restless, relentless westward movement--but sets out in new directions,... more...

  • Rethinking Homeby Joseph A. Amato

    University of California Press 2002; US$ 15.95

    Joseph A. Amato proposes a bold and innovative approach to writing local history in this imaginative, wide-ranging, and deeply engaging exploration of the meaning of place and home. Arguing that people of every place and time deserve a history, Amato draws on his background as a European cultural historian and a prolific writer of local history to... more...

  • Lewis & Clarkby Kris Fresonke; Mark Spence

    University of California Press 2004; US$ 15.95

    Two centuries after their expedition awoke the nation both to the promise and to the disquiet of the vast territory out west, Lewis and Clark still stir the imagination, and their adventure remains one of the most celebrated and studied chapters in American history. This volume explores the legacy of Lewis and Clark's momentous journey and, on the... more...

  • A New Significanceby Clyde A. Milner II

    Oxford University Press 1996; US$ 59.99

    These essays represent a reinterpretation of the American West in terms of the issues and subjects of late 20th century America. The emphasis is on younger scholars. The result is a basic book on the state and direction of Western history. more...

  • Chronology of the American Westby Scott C. Zeman

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 85.00

    Spanning the history of the American West from the earliest human communities to the close of the 20th century, this volume includes well-known historical events, as well as critical points in the social and cultural history of the region, such as the Exoduster migration to Kansas. more...

  • High Lean Countryby Alan Atkinson; J.S. Ryan; Iain Davidson; Andrew Piper

    Allen & Unwin 2006; US$ 45.40

    An exploration of the history and heritage of the New England region of New South Wales. more...

  • Minnesota’s Twentieth Centuryby D. J. Tice

    University of Minnesota Press 1999; US$ 60.00

    One hundred years of remarkable Minnesota stories are brought together for the first time in Minnesota?s Twentieth Century. A collection of writings and interviews that originated with the popular feature ?A Century of Stories? in the St. Paul Pioneer Press, this book reveals the progress of a courageous, industrious people and their changing state.... more...