Rocky Mountain Mining Camps: The Urban Frontier (Bison Book)

3.5 avg rating
( 6 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780803257924: Rocky Mountain Mining Camps: The Urban Frontier (Bison Book)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Trade Paperback. Western American History. This book is a happy combination of scholarly research, thoughtful interpretation, and lucid exposition. It is a significant contribution to the literature of the mining frontier in this decade when more worthwhile books on the subject have been published than in the entire last century.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Duane A. Smith is author ofA Colorado History, Horace Tabor: His Life and the Legend, Silver Saga: The Story of Caribou Colorado, Colorado Mining: A Photographic History,andFortunes Are for the Few: Letters of a Forty-Niner.

Review:

Smith writes clearly and well about everything from fire protection and vigilance committees to laundries and retail credit. . . . If you’ve ever wondered what daily life was like in a mining camp, look no further. . . . The eminently readable Rocky Mountain Mining Camps will convince you that our Old West was an urban West. (Colorado Central Magazine)

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780253031143: Rocky Mountain Mining Camps: The Urban Frontier

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0253031141 ISBN 13:  9780253031143
Publisher: Indiana University Press, 2017
Softcover

9780870812668: Rocky Mountain Mining Camps: The Urban Frontier

Univ P..., 1992
Softcover

9780253175502: Rocky Mountain Mining Camps: Urban Frontier

Indian..., 1968
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Duane A. Smith
Published by University of Nebraska Press (1973)
ISBN 10: 0803257929 ISBN 13: 9780803257924
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Nebraska Press, 1973. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0803257929

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 19.01
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Smith, Duane A.
Published by University of Nebraska Press (1973)
ISBN 10: 0803257929 ISBN 13: 9780803257924
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Nebraska Press, 1973. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110803257929

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 54.84
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Duane A. Smith
ISBN 10: 0803257929 ISBN 13: 9780803257924
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STRM-0803257929

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 77.35
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Duane A. Smith
Published by University of Nebraska Press (1973)
ISBN 10: 0803257929 ISBN 13: 9780803257924
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Nebraska Press, 1973. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0803257929

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 86.22
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Duane A. Smith
Published by University of Nebraska Press (1973)
ISBN 10: 0803257929 ISBN 13: 9780803257924
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description University of Nebraska Press, 1973. Paperback. Condition: New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0803257929n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 221.21
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds