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The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life

The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life

Author: Francis Parkman

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: EAN:4064066384142

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 324

View: 117

The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life is a first-person account of a 2-month summer tour in 1846 of the U.S. states of Nebraska, Wyoming, Colorado and Kansas. Francis Parkman, the author, was 23 at the time. The heart of the book covers the three weeks Parkman spent hunting buffalo with a band of Oglala Sioux._x000D_ Contents: _x000D_ The Frontier_x000D_ Breaking the Ice_x000D_ Fort Leavenworth_x000D_ "Jumping Off"_x000D_ "The Big Blue"_x000D_ The Platte and the Desert_x000D_ The Buffalo_x000D_ Taking French Leave_x000D_ Scenes at Fort Laramie_x000D_ The War Parties_x000D_ Scenes at the Camp_x000D_ Ill Luck_x000D_ Hunting Indians_x000D_ The Ogallalla Village_x000D_ The Hunting Camp_x000D_ The Trappers_x000D_ The Black Hills_x000D_ A Mountain Hunt_x000D_ Passage of the Mountains_x000D_ The Lonely Journey_x000D_ The Pueblo and Bent's Fort_x000D_ Tete Rouge, the Volunteer_x000D_ Indian Alarms_x000D_ The Chase_x000D_ The Buffalo Camp_x000D_ Down the Arkansas_x000D_ The Settlements

The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail

Author: Francis Parkman

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: EAN:4066338115973

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 324

View: 99

The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life is a first-person account of a 2-month summer tour in 1846 of the U.S. states of Nebraska, Wyoming, Colorado and Kansas. Francis Parkman, the author, was 23 at the time. The heart of the book covers the three weeks Parkman spent hunting buffalo with a band of Oglala Sioux. Contents: The Frontier Breaking the Ice Fort Leavenworth "Jumping Off" "The Big Blue" The Platte and the Desert The Buffalo Taking French Leave Scenes at Fort Laramie The War Parties Scenes at the Camp Ill Luck Hunting Indians The Ogallalla Village The Hunting Camp The Trappers The Black Hills A Mountain Hunt Passage of the Mountains The Lonely Journey The Pueblo and Bent's Fort Tete Rouge, the Volunteer Indian Alarms The Chase The Buffalo Camp Down the Arkansas The Settlements

The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail

Author: Francis Parkman

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486424804

Category: History

Page: 404

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The author chronicles his 1846 exploration of the American West, describing his traveling hardships, the region's landscapes and wildlife, Mormons traveling to Utah, others emigrating to Oregon and California, the daily lives of Plains Native Americans, and the summer migration of a Native American village.

The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail

Author: Francis Parkman

Publisher: Nabu Press

ISBN: 1293765716

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Page: 534

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