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Title:
First frontier
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
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