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Route across the Rocky mountains

Overton Johnson

Route across the Rocky mountains

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
  • Pacific States -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Overton Johnson and Wm. H. Winter, of the emigration of 1843. Reprinted, with preface and notes by Carl L. Cannon, from the edition of 1846.
    SeriesNarratives of the trans-Mississippi frontier, Library of American civilization -- LAC 14530.
    ContributionsWinter, William H., 1819-1879 joint author., Cannon, Carl L. 1888- ed.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxix, 199 p.
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17555266M


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