Historical Atlas of the American West

Historical Atlas of the American West

by Derek Hayes


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780520256521
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication date: 10/05/2009
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 785,759
Product dimensions: 10.18(w) x 13.72(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Derek Hayes is the author of Historical Atlas of the United States, Historical Atlas of California, and Historical Atlas of the Pacific Northwest, among other books.

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"Maps that engage both the viewers' intellect and their aesthetic sense. . . . A high quality publication at an amazingly low price. . . Highly recommended."—Library Journal

"The maps are intriguing, and the accompanying text and captioned illustrations provide enough detail for the casual reader and context for the researcher."—Booklist

"Shows knowledge expanding map by map; Native pueblos, early trails, railways, highways, parks and cities."—Via

"Anyone who loves gazing at vintage maps will enjoy spending hours with the Historical Atlas of the American West."—Bookloons Reviews

"A book that will provide hours of enjoyment, this oversized volume will delight anyone interested in western history."—Coast Traveler

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Historical Atlas of the American West 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
BookWallah on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Interested in ANY of these subjects: Exploration, American West, American History, or Early Maps? Pick any ONE and you will like this book ¿ Pick any TWO and you will love this book! Over 600 maps should provide something for everyone. Strongly recommended for coffee table book lovers and map lovers alike.