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Title 20 West : the great road across America / Mac Nelson.
Author Nelson, Malcolm A. (Malcolm Antony)
Publication Albany : State University of New York Press, [2008]
Copyright date ©2008
Description xxxiv, 320 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Call # 917.3 N
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-312) and index.
Contents Introduction: The road and us -- The power of the word along the great road -- The great road to justice and freedom : God, man, and woman -- Power and empire on the great road : six presidents and a plutocrat -- Westering : prairies and plains, the big empty and the Sandhills -- Soldiers and Indians : the struggle for a continent -- The best idea : Yellowstone, the peaceable kingdom -- The great road to wilderness -- "Ocian in view! O! the joy!"
Subject United States -- Description and travel.
United States Highway 20 -- Description and travel.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
United States -- History -- Anecdotes.
United States Highway 20 -- History -- Anecdotes.
West (U.S.) -- History -- Anecdotes.
United States -- History, Local.
United States -- Biography.
Nelson, Malcolm A. (Malcolm Antony) -- Travel -- United States.
Alt Title Twenty West
ISBN 0791474690 :
9780791474693 :

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