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The Resource Conquering the frontiers : stories of American pioneers and the guns which helped them establish a new life, by James E. Serven

Conquering the frontiers : stories of American pioneers and the guns which helped them establish a new life, by James E. Serven

Label
Conquering the frontiers : stories of American pioneers and the guns which helped them establish a new life
Title
Conquering the frontiers
Title remainder
stories of American pioneers and the guns which helped them establish a new life
Statement of responsibility
by James E. Serven
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
739.7/4/0978
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.S47 1974
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Conquering the frontiers : stories of American pioneers and the guns which helped them establish a new life, by James E. Serven
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Dedication -- Acknowledgments -- The long rifles -- Andrew Jackson -- Rifles vs. muskets at New Orleans -- The field of honor -- Manifest destiny -- St. Louis--pioneer's supply station -- Samuel H. Walker -- Gunsmoke over Texas -- Stagecoach days and Pony Express -- The buffalo harvest -- Gun trade in the West -- The Canadian West -- The bitter road from gunsmoke to peace pipe -- Up the trails from Texas -- Death Valley -- William Frederick Cody -- A man who liked guns -- Index
Control code
1031413
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 p.
Lccn
74075583
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-004). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)1031413
Label
Conquering the frontiers : stories of American pioneers and the guns which helped them establish a new life, by James E. Serven
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Dedication -- Acknowledgments -- The long rifles -- Andrew Jackson -- Rifles vs. muskets at New Orleans -- The field of honor -- Manifest destiny -- St. Louis--pioneer's supply station -- Samuel H. Walker -- Gunsmoke over Texas -- Stagecoach days and Pony Express -- The buffalo harvest -- Gun trade in the West -- The Canadian West -- The bitter road from gunsmoke to peace pipe -- Up the trails from Texas -- Death Valley -- William Frederick Cody -- A man who liked guns -- Index
Control code
1031413
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 p.
Lccn
74075583
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-004). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)1031413

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