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The Resource Five years a dragoon ('49 to '54) and other adventures on the Great Plains, by Percival G. Lowe ; with an introduction and notes by Don Russell

Five years a dragoon ('49 to '54) and other adventures on the Great Plains, by Percival G. Lowe ; with an introduction and notes by Don Russell

Label
Five years a dragoon ('49 to '54) and other adventures on the Great Plains
Title
Five years a dragoon ('49 to '54) and other adventures on the Great Plains
Statement of responsibility
by Percival G. Lowe ; with an introduction and notes by Don Russell
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Lowe's accounts, which vividly portray the life of a recruit and a civilian during a stirring period of national development, have often been quoted by historians writing of the mid-nineteenth century. Long time out of print and almost unknown, the book has been issued in this new edition so that it may be read, not merely referred to
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F593
LC item number
.L91 1965
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Five years a dragoon ('49 to '54) and other adventures on the Great Plains, by Percival G. Lowe ; with an introduction and notes by Don Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Enlistment and first assignment -- The first two years -- Campaigns of 1852-53 -- From soldier to civilian -- At Fort Riley -- The Kansas War of 1856 -- The Cheyenne expedition -- Mule trains to Utah -- Private business and government service -- Freighter and contractor
Control code
175896
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
New ed.
Extent
xxxi, 336 pages
Lccn
65011223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Items laid in: 1 book jacket (in 3 parts); 1 paperslip note; 4 copied book pages. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)175896
Label
Five years a dragoon ('49 to '54) and other adventures on the Great Plains, by Percival G. Lowe ; with an introduction and notes by Don Russell
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Enlistment and first assignment -- The first two years -- Campaigns of 1852-53 -- From soldier to civilian -- At Fort Riley -- The Kansas War of 1856 -- The Cheyenne expedition -- Mule trains to Utah -- Private business and government service -- Freighter and contractor
Control code
175896
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
New ed.
Extent
xxxi, 336 pages
Lccn
65011223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Items laid in: 1 book jacket (in 3 parts); 1 paperslip note; 4 copied book pages. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)175896

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