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FORT SUPPLY INDIAN TERRITORY Frontier Outpost on the Plains

Carriker, Robert C.

ISBN 10: 0806109297 / ISBN 13: 9780806109299
Published by OU, Norman, 1970, 1970
Used Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Gene W. Baade, Books on the West (Renton, WA, U.S.A.)

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Cloth. 241pp. Illustrated with vintage photos. Bibliography. Index. Maps. A superb, scholarly, & interesting study of the western part of Indian Territory & the army's control over the Southern Plains. Ft. Supply was established in 1868 in the far western area of the Cherokee Strip. Fine in dj. Fine copies are scarce now. Bookseller Inventory # 0711045

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Title: FORT SUPPLY INDIAN TERRITORY Frontier ...

Publisher: OU, Norman, 1970

Publication Date: 1970

Binding: Hardcover.

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition

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"Carriker has done his task well. The research is thorough, and the presentation is clear, concise, and readable. Fleshing out a significant phase of southern plains history, Fort Supply will be welcomed by students of the American West."--Southwestern Historical Quarterly

"The research is thorough, and is based primarily on abundany unpublished official records and other contemporary sources. The narrative is supported by extensive documentation, a lengthy bibliography, four maps, and several photographs and drawings. The book is generally well written, unusually interesting, and unquestionably definitive."--Arizona and the West

Robert C. Carriker, who holds the Ph.D. degree from the University of Oklahoma, is Professor of History at Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington, and a specialist in the history of the American West.

About the Author:

Robert C. Carriker, Alphonse and Geraldine Arnold Distinguished Professor of History at Gonzaga University, is a historian of the fur trade and Western exploration.

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