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The Resource Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps, Derek Hayes

Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps, Derek Hayes

Label
Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps
Title
Historical atlas of the American West
Title remainder
with original maps
Statement of responsibility
Derek Hayes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Presents a sweeping history of the American West through more than 600 original full-color maps and extensive explanatory text."--Book jacket
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
atlas
Dewey number
978
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
G1381.S1
LC item number
H39 2009
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Label
Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps, Derek Hayes
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Publication
Note
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 278-279) and index
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Color
multicolored
Contents
A new perspective on the history of the west -- The native west -- A west before the west -- Seven cities of gold -- An English interloper -- The northern provinces of New Spain -- Other nations explore the west -- France in the west -- A river to the west -- A great land to the east -- The sea of the west -- Charting the west coast -- The road to Manifest Destiny -- Before Lewis and Clark -- The Louisiana Purchase -- Ocean in view -- The great American desert -- Mountain men -- Russia in California -- The Mexican west -- The republic of Texas -- The Oregon question -- An American west -- The rush west -- Oregon and the Oregon Trail -- The Mormon trek -- California gold -- The Comstock lode -- Gold and silver -- War in the west -- Linking the west -- By stage and wagon and Pony Express -- Surveying a railroad -- A transcontinental railroad -- Opening the west -- The Kansas Pacific -- The Oregon Short Line -- A northwest link -- Southern lines -- More transcontinentals -- A mineral bonanza -- Liquid gold -- A unequal fight -- Settling and watering the west -- Subdividing the land -- A western utopia -- Reclaiming the dry lands -- Selling the west to settlers -- Science and surveys -- The political evolution of the west -- An urban west -- San Francisco and the Bay Area -- Los Angeles -- San Diego -- Central Valley cities -- Las Vegas -- The Pacific northwest -- Salt Lake City -- Arizona capitals -- Albuquerque -- Denver -- Colorado Springs -- The gateways to the Plains -- The cities of Texas -- Anchorage -- Selling the west -- Enticing the east west--tourism -- Send the west east--produce -- Opening the west-- yet more -- Good roads everywhere -- Distance tamed -- Want, water, and war -- The Depression years -- The big water projects -- The west at war -- The postwar west -- Railroads -- Freeways -- Escape -- Alaska -- Water--again -- Energy -- The fun west -- Retirement and resorts -- The west today -- Map catalog -- Sources of other illustrations -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
35 cm.
Extent
1 atlas (288 p.)
Isbn
9780520256521
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009279536
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317461734
  • ucoclc317461734
Type of reproduction
not applicable
Label
Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps, Derek Hayes
Publication
Note
Relief shown by contours and hachures
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 278-279) and index
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scales differ.
Color
multicolored
Contents
A new perspective on the history of the west -- The native west -- A west before the west -- Seven cities of gold -- An English interloper -- The northern provinces of New Spain -- Other nations explore the west -- France in the west -- A river to the west -- A great land to the east -- The sea of the west -- Charting the west coast -- The road to Manifest Destiny -- Before Lewis and Clark -- The Louisiana Purchase -- Ocean in view -- The great American desert -- Mountain men -- Russia in California -- The Mexican west -- The republic of Texas -- The Oregon question -- An American west -- The rush west -- Oregon and the Oregon Trail -- The Mormon trek -- California gold -- The Comstock lode -- Gold and silver -- War in the west -- Linking the west -- By stage and wagon and Pony Express -- Surveying a railroad -- A transcontinental railroad -- Opening the west -- The Kansas Pacific -- The Oregon Short Line -- A northwest link -- Southern lines -- More transcontinentals -- A mineral bonanza -- Liquid gold -- A unequal fight -- Settling and watering the west -- Subdividing the land -- A western utopia -- Reclaiming the dry lands -- Selling the west to settlers -- Science and surveys -- The political evolution of the west -- An urban west -- San Francisco and the Bay Area -- Los Angeles -- San Diego -- Central Valley cities -- Las Vegas -- The Pacific northwest -- Salt Lake City -- Arizona capitals -- Albuquerque -- Denver -- Colorado Springs -- The gateways to the Plains -- The cities of Texas -- Anchorage -- Selling the west -- Enticing the east west--tourism -- Send the west east--produce -- Opening the west-- yet more -- Good roads everywhere -- Distance tamed -- Want, water, and war -- The Depression years -- The big water projects -- The west at war -- The postwar west -- Railroads -- Freeways -- Escape -- Alaska -- Water--again -- Energy -- The fun west -- Retirement and resorts -- The west today -- Map catalog -- Sources of other illustrations -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
35 cm.
Extent
1 atlas (288 p.)
Isbn
9780520256521
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009279536
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317461734
  • ucoclc317461734
Type of reproduction
not applicable

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