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The Resource The West : an illustrated history, narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film script by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Stephen Ives and Ken Burns ; and contributions by Dayton Duncan ... [et al.]

The West : an illustrated history, narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film script by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Stephen Ives and Ken Burns ; and contributions by Dayton Duncan ... [et al.]

Label
The West : an illustrated history
Title
The West
Title remainder
an illustrated history
Statement of responsibility
narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film script by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Stephen Ives and Ken Burns ; and contributions by Dayton Duncan ... [et al.]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Geoffrey C
Dewey number
978
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.W27 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Duncan, Dayton
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
West (U.S.)
Label
The West : an illustrated history, narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film script by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Stephen Ives and Ken Burns ; and contributions by Dayton Duncan ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 435) and index
Contents
  • Preface / by Stephen Ives and Ken Burns -- The northern mystery : Other wests / by Richard White -- The most avid nation : The mission at Waiilatpu : a meeting place for western women / by Julie Roy Jeffrey -- Seeing the elephant : Myth and myopia : Hispanic peoples and western history / by David G. Gutiíerrez -- A hell of a storm : Believing in the American West / by Patricia Nelson Limerick -- The grandest enterprise under God : Great migrations : the pioneer in the
  • American West / by John Mack Faragher -- Rivers run backward : Wilderness and the West / by T.H. Watkins -- The great die-up / The American West and the burden of belief / by N. Scott Momaday -- The outcome of our earnest endeavors : Monument Valley / by Dayton Duncan
Control code
ocm34076431
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 445 p.
Isbn
9780316922364
Lccn
96004323
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34076431
  • 2032283754
Label
The West : an illustrated history, narrative by Geoffrey C. Ward ; based on a documentary film script by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Stephen Ives and Ken Burns ; and contributions by Dayton Duncan ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 435) and index
Contents
  • Preface / by Stephen Ives and Ken Burns -- The northern mystery : Other wests / by Richard White -- The most avid nation : The mission at Waiilatpu : a meeting place for western women / by Julie Roy Jeffrey -- Seeing the elephant : Myth and myopia : Hispanic peoples and western history / by David G. Gutiíerrez -- A hell of a storm : Believing in the American West / by Patricia Nelson Limerick -- The grandest enterprise under God : Great migrations : the pioneer in the
  • American West / by John Mack Faragher -- Rivers run backward : Wilderness and the West / by T.H. Watkins -- The great die-up / The American West and the burden of belief / by N. Scott Momaday -- The outcome of our earnest endeavors : Monument Valley / by Dayton Duncan
Control code
ocm34076431
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 445 p.
Isbn
9780316922364
Lccn
96004323
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34076431
  • 2032283754

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