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People of the West

by Dayton Duncan

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Published by Little, Brown and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life.,
    • West (U.S.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      Tells the stories of fifteen men and women whose individual experiences provide a representative picture of life during the formative years of the American West.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Dayton Duncan ; with in introduction by Stephen Ives and Ken Burns.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF591 .D84 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 120 p. :
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL805098M
      ISBN 100316196274
      LC Control Number95041641
      OCLC/WorldCa33245006

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