The Resource Vanguard of empire : Missouri's century of expansion, by Lew Larkin

Vanguard of empire : Missouri's century of expansion, by Lew Larkin

Label
Vanguard of empire : Missouri's century of expansion
Title
Vanguard of empire
Title remainder
Missouri's century of expansion
Statement of responsibility
by Lew Larkin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book seeks to prove the phrase that Missouri is the "Mother of the West." This is the first published book which seeks to document that statement
Cataloging source
SVP
Dewey number
977.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F466.5.
LC item number
L319 1961
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Vanguard of empire : Missouri's century of expansion, by Lew Larkin
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Missouri -- History
  • Prologue to destiny -- Year of destiny -- The trail blazers -- The port of empire begins to fill -- The trail -- The growth of Texas -- Seeds for the revolution -- The die is cast -- A republic in eighteen minutes -- Settling down -- To the northwest -- Manifest Destiny -- Missourians on the march -- The bear war -- An invincible hand -- Marching toward an Alamo -- A rabble defeats Mexico's finest -- Doniphan and Xenophon -- Magic metal -- The push westward -- The promised land -- Missourians take over -- Westward the golden tide -- Eagles of empire -- War on the horizon -- War comes to Missouri -- The importance of Vicksburg -- Champions at Champion Hill -- The end is not far away -- Shelby goes to Mexico -- Missourians westward again -- The iron horse takes over -- Missourians back to the Black Hills -- The boomers -- Booming boomers -- Missouri's last province
Control code
2566906
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
310 pages
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. Signed by author. Hardbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2566906
Label
Vanguard of empire : Missouri's century of expansion, by Lew Larkin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Missouri -- History
  • Prologue to destiny -- Year of destiny -- The trail blazers -- The port of empire begins to fill -- The trail -- The growth of Texas -- Seeds for the revolution -- The die is cast -- A republic in eighteen minutes -- Settling down -- To the northwest -- Manifest Destiny -- Missourians on the march -- The bear war -- An invincible hand -- Marching toward an Alamo -- A rabble defeats Mexico's finest -- Doniphan and Xenophon -- Magic metal -- The push westward -- The promised land -- Missourians take over -- Westward the golden tide -- Eagles of empire -- War on the horizon -- War comes to Missouri -- The importance of Vicksburg -- Champions at Champion Hill -- The end is not far away -- Shelby goes to Mexico -- Missourians westward again -- The iron horse takes over -- Missourians back to the Black Hills -- The boomers -- Booming boomers -- Missouri's last province
Control code
2566906
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
310 pages
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. Signed by author. Hardbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2566906

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