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Stories of great American explorers & pioneers

William H. Mace

Stories of great American explorers & pioneers

by William H. Mace

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Published by Rand McNally in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Explorers -- United States.,
    • United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William H. Mace ; original line drawings by Homer W. Colby, Jacques Reich, and P. R. Audibert, with color added by Harold Peterson ; cover illustration by Herbert Rudeen.
      SeriesAmerican patriot"s series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.3 .M13
      The Physical Object
      Pagination62 p. :
      Number of Pages62
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6415786M
      LC Control Number41006102
      OCLC/WorldCa6963584

      ERIN LINDSAY McCABE studied Literature at University of California, Santa Cruz, and taught high school English before completing her MFA at St. Mary's College of California in She has taught Composition at St. Mary's and Butte College and resides in Northern California with her husband and son and a small menagerie that includes one dog, four cats, two horses, ten chickens, and two goats.   One great way to study American history chronologically is to travel with the early American explorers. A Book of American Explorers by Thomas Wentworth Higginson is a great guide! In the public domain, A Book of American Explorers is part of the Young Folks’ series and was published in The book begins with the Northmen in and works its way through the .

      Read the words of explorers, Indians, missionaries, traders and settlers as they lived through the founding moments of American history. View, search, print, or download more than rare books, original manuscripts, and classic travel narratives from the . The American Explorers book series by multiple authors includes books Freedom River, Jed Smith: American Explorers Number One, Lewis and Clark: Northwest Glory, Jim Bridger, Mountain Man, and several more. See the complete American Explorers series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

        So, in honor of Pioneer Day, we wanted to share three of our favorite pioneer stories shared by President Monson throughout the years--pioneer stories that show how they can come from all ages and parts of the world. The Silent Violin. Each of us has a heritage—whether from pioneer forebears, later converts, or others who helped to shape our.   History and lore of the American frontier have long been dominated by an iconic figure: the grizzled, gunslinging man, going it alone, leaving behind his home and family to brave the rugged.


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