"Exploring the West", Viola, Herman J.
Subject: Reference Books
Period: 1987 (published)
Publication: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
9 x 11 inches
22.9 x 27.9 cm
Nice book with the accounts of the soldiers, geologists, surveyors, engineers, naturalist, & cartographers who opened the West. Includes Zebulon Pike, Jedediah Smith, Joseph Walker, Kit Carson, John Wesley Powell, Fremont & many others. Lavishly illustrated with full color plates & black-and-white photographs. 256 pp. Hardbound in buckram with illustrated dust jacket.