Thomas Jefferson And The Rocky Mountains
  • Thomas Jefferson And The Rocky Mountains
  • Thomas Jefferson And The Rocky Mountains

Thomas Jefferson And The Rocky Mountains

by Donald Jackson, James P. Ronda
     
 

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Although he did not travel farther inland than the slopes of the Appalachians, Thomas Jefferson must take his place alongside Zebulon Pike, Kit Carson, Jim Bridger, and Lewis and Clark—the men who blazed the great western trails. Donald Jackson cogently recounts Jefferson’s fundamental role in promoting and shaping the exploration, settlement, and

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Although he did not travel farther inland than the slopes of the Appalachians, Thomas Jefferson must take his place alongside Zebulon Pike, Kit Carson, Jim Bridger, and Lewis and Clark—the men who blazed the great western trails. Donald Jackson cogently recounts Jefferson’s fundamental role in promoting and shaping the exploration, settlement, and development of the Trans-Mississippi West.

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**** Reprint of the U. of Illinois Press edition of 1981 (which is distinguished by its inclusion in BCL3). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780806125046
Publisher:
University of Oklahoma Press
Publication date:
01/15/1981
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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