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The West. Trans-Mississippi Region. Great Plains

  • Reiseberichte und Geschichtsdichtungby

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 377.00

    Volume 3 contains works on historical consciousness (e.g. chronicles, biographical writings and historical songs) and spatial experience (e.g. narratives of pilgrims, fictional descriptions of journeys and accounts of real expeditions). more...

  • Iowa's Archaeological Pastby Lynn M. Alex

    University of Iowa Press 2000; US$ 29.95

    Iowa has more than eighteen thousand archaeological sites, and research in the past few decades has transformed our knowledge of the state's human past. Examining the projectile points, potsherds, and patterns that make up the archaeological record, Lynn Alex describes the nature of the earliest settlements in Iowa, the development of farming cultures,... 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...

  • Undaunted Courageby Stephen E. Ambrose

    Simon & Schuster 2013; US$ 18.00

    From the bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day , the definitive book on Lewis and Clark?s exploration of the Louisiana Purchase, the most momentous expedition in American history and one of the great adventure stories of all time. In 1803 President Thomas Jefferson selected his personal secretary, Captain Meriwether Lewis, to lead a... more...

  • The Real Deadwoodby John Edwards Ames

    Penguin Group US 2004; US$ 12.95

    Supported by strong ratings and a rich history, The Real Deadwood provides background and historical accuracy for the figures depicted on the hit HBO series, and takes a broader look at the times that spawned them. Covering law and order, politics, journalism, and early medicine, and examining some "historical guest stars" who may play a factor in... more...

  • Man’s Reachby Elmer L. Andersen; Lori Sturdevant

    University of Minnesota Press 2000; US$ 57.00

    Edited by Lori SturdevantElmer L. Andersen has been described as Minnesota?s leading citizen. In A Man?s Reach, Governor Andersen recounts his years of service with a keen truthfulness, but also with the generous spirit that has guided his life and career. Told with humor and humility, A Man?s Reach is sure to encourage anyone who ever wondered if... more...

  • New England's Generationby Virginia DeJohn Anderson

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 30.00

    This book explores New England's founding, in terms of ordinary people and the transcendent meanings that those lives ultimately acquired. more...

  • Route 66 Still Kicksby Rick Antonson

    Skyhorse Publishing 2012; US$ 16.95

    ?You?ll never understand America until you?ve driven Route 66?that?s old Route 66?all the way,? a truck driver in California once said to author Rick Antonson. ?It?s the most famous highway in the world.? With some determination, grit, and a good sense of direction, one can still find and drive on 90 percent of the original Route 66 today. This... 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...

  • Icons of the American West: From Cowgirls to Silicon Valleyby Gordon M. Bakken

    ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 175.00

    The American West is rich in lore, cultural roots, and iconic images. The subject of countless movies, books, and songs, in many ways it embodies the American spirit. This lively two-volume set presents the stories of some of the most influential and representative Western icons?those that have captured the nation's imagination since the early days... more...