D.j. (spine darkened, missing 1" x 3" piece top of back panel), 298 pp., several plates, folding map, index. The story of the experiment, conceived by Jefferson Davis, of using camels as a mode of transportation across the desert. The Camel Brigade traveled from San Antonio, Tx. to Bakersfield, Ca. in the late 1850's. Nice copy with the striking d.j. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: UNCLE SAM'S CAMELS. The Journal of May ...
Publication Date: 1929
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Cambridge. ., 1929. 298pp. plus illus. Portrait. Folding map. Cloth, t.e.g. Front free endsheet neatly excised, else fine. The best edition, with a good introduction, of the primary documents concerning the famous camel experiments in Texas and the West. Bookseller Inventory # WRCAM 6194