First frontier

Title
First frontier

Author
Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

Publication Information
New York : Benchmark Books, [2001]
 
©2001.

ISBN
9780761410591

Physical Description
48 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 26 cm.

Series
North American historical atlases

Language
English

Contents
Beyond the mountains: Proclamation of 1763 -- Mountain wall -- "Men of the western waters" -- Indian resistance and the fight for Kentucky -- Wilderness road -- Northwest territory: U.S. territory in 1783 -- States stake their claims -- Northwest ordinance -- War on the frontier -- To the Mississippi and beyond: Americans in Spanish territory -- Unbeatable deal -- Corps of discovery -- Pike and his peak -- Settlement and statehood.

Abstract
Chronicles the exploration and settlement of lands west of the Appalachian Mountains during the late 1700s and early 1800s.

Program Information
Accelerated Reader MG 8.1 1.0 Quiz No. 62095 EN Nonfiction

Subject Term
Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
 
Frontier and pioneer life.

Geographic Term
United States -- Territorial expansion -- Juvenile literature.
 
United States -- Territorial expansion.


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