The Plains Across

The Plains Across : The Overland Emigrants and the Trans-Mississippi West, 1840-60

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  • Paperback | 592 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 33.02mm | 703.06g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • Abridged
  • 0252063600
  • 9780252063602
  • 1,464,644

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The most honored book ever released by the University of Illinois Press, The Plains Across was the result of more than a decade's work by its author. Here, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the opening of the Oregon Trail, is a paperback reissue that includes the notes, bibliography, and illustrations contained in the 1979 cloth edition.show more

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