From the start of the Lewis and Clark expedition in 1803 to the San Francisco earthquake in 1906, a great historical drama unfolded on the American frontier.
Best Little Stories of the Wild West uncovers the fascinating tales that make up this inimitable century. The era of the Wild West was a century-long period characterized by ceaseless exploration, wagon trains, straining westward, cattle drives, Indian wars, gunfights, wandering trappers and mountainmen, cowboys, rustlers, stagecoaches, and gold.
Among the many fascinating stories recounted in this book are:
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
C. Brian Kelly, a prize-winning journalist, is cofounder of Montpelier Publishing and a columnist and editor emeritus for Military History magazine. He is also a lecturer in newswriting at the University of Virginia. Kelly's articles have appeared in Reader's Digest, Friends, Yankee, Rod Serling's Twilight Zone, and other magazines. He is the author of several books on American history and resides in Charlottesville, Virginia.Review:
...the Kellys now provide perhaps their most ring-tailed, action-packed, owl hoot-rife social saga yet. -- The Virginian-Pilot - Sept. 8, 2002
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Cumberland House, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1581822634
Book Description Cumberland House. Book Condition: New. NEW We here at Elistics have a 100% satisfaction guarentee. We also ship no later than next business day. Thank you for your business. Bookseller Inventory # 21-F-6-00711
Book Description Cumberland House, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111581822634