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Author Name    DARY, DAVID; NAPOLETANO, AL M. (PEN-AND-INK DRAWINGS).

Title   Entrepreneurs Of The Old West.

Binding   h

Book Condition   Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.

Edition   First American Edition.

Publisher    Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1986.

ISBN Number    0394524055 / 9780394524054

Seller ID   11125X1

We see how pioneer businessmen brought to the American West the institutions of the East, adapted them to the conditions at hand, enlarged upon them, and changed their character, evolving an interpretation of the American dream that equated success with material wealth - an interpretation that still shapes the image we hold of ourselves. Includes an Index.

(Key Words: Entrepreneurs, West, David Dary, Capitalism, Traders, Trappers, Wagon Freighters, Merchants, Cattlemen, Railroads, Goldrushers, Town Boosters, Land Promoters, Spectators, Nineteenth Century, Trails, Santa Fe, Missouri).

Price = 12.83 USD



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