The Resource A newer world : Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and the claiming of the American West, David Roberts, (electronic resource)

A newer world : Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and the claiming of the American West, David Roberts, (electronic resource)

Label
A newer world : Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and the claiming of the American West
Title
A newer world
Title remainder
Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and the claiming of the American West
Statement of responsibility
David Roberts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John C. Fremont, nearly forgotten today, was one of the giants of nineteenth-century America. He led five expeditions into the American West in the 1840s and 1850s, covering a greater area than any other explorer. His expedition reports--ghost-written by his beautiful and talented wife, Jessie Benton Fremont--nomination for president in 1856 but narrowly lost the election
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts, David
Dewey number
978.02
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F592.C33
LC item number
R58 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carson, Kit
  • Frémont, John Charles
  • Fremont, John Charles
  • Carson, Kit
  • Frémont, John Charles
  • Explorers
  • Pioneers
  • Biographie
  • HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Frontier
  • United States
Label
A newer world : Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and the claiming of the American West, David Roberts, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: They led the way -- Savage sublimity -- The conquest of California -- Horror, desolation, despair -- The long walk
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Touchstone edition.
Extent
1 online resource (320 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780743225762
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6ccb2beb-2d3f-40f9-8dbc-d4e72aa976e7
Publisher number
EB00570024
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898293577
Label
A newer world : Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and the claiming of the American West, David Roberts, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: They led the way -- Savage sublimity -- The conquest of California -- Horror, desolation, despair -- The long walk
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Touchstone edition.
Extent
1 online resource (320 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780743225762
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6ccb2beb-2d3f-40f9-8dbc-d4e72aa976e7
Publisher number
EB00570024
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898293577

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