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The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail

Author: Francis Parkman

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: EAN:4066338115973

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 324

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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: Nabu Press

ISBN: 1293765716

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Page: 534

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The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail

Author: Francis Parkman

Publisher: Andesite Press

ISBN: 1375489003

Category: History

Page: 534

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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: DigiCat

ISBN: EAN:8596547253457

Category: Travel

Page: 321

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DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life" by Francis Parkman. DigiCat Publishing considers every written word to be a legacy of humankind. Every DigiCat book has been carefully reproduced for republishing in a new modern format. The books are available in print, as well as ebooks. DigiCat hopes you will treat this work with the acknowledgment and passion it deserves as a classic of world literature.