After Lewis and Clark mountain men and the paths to the Pacific

Title After Lewis and Clark mountain men and the paths to the Pacific
Names Utley, Robert M.
Book Number DB066174
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Historian describes early 1800s exploration of the territory west of the Mississippi River by fur traders. Discusses the role of conscious expansionists such as Jedediah Smith, Joseph Meek, and Kit Carson and other contributors like James Bridger, Pegleg Smith, and Black Harris. Originally titled A Life Wild and Perilous. 1997.
Narrator Avers, Roy.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 19th Century - HUN
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
History - History of the American West - HUSW
History - U.S., frontier history - HUSF
Biography - Historical - BIH
Biography - Scientists & Explorers - BIT
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Frontier and pioneer life - West (U.S.)
Fur trade - West (U.S.) - History
Fur traders - West (U.S.) - Biography
Overland journeys to the Pacific
Pioneers - West (U.S.) - Biography
Trappers - West (U.S.) - Biography
West (U.S.) - Discovery and exploration
West (U.S.) - History - To 1848
Call Number 978.020922 B ANF
Language English
Released 1997
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1997 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2004, c1997.
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