EDITORS OF TIME-LIFE BOOKS WITH TEXT BY WHEELER, KEITH.
Title The Chroniclers.
Book Condition Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very Good condition.
Edition First Printing. The Old West Series.
Publisher Time-Life Books, New York: 1976.
Seller ID 33551X1
The earliest American chroniclers of the immense wilderness beyond the Mississippi were almost unanimous in predicting the rapid settlement of the West. It was a self-fulfilling prophecy. Here is a highly illustrated account of that time and those writers. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: Chroniclers, Americana, American West, Owen Wister, Union Pacific Railroad, San Francisco, Albert Deane Richardson, Oregon Trail, Mormons, William Henry Jackson, American Indians, Francis Bret Harte, Horace Greeley, Colorado, George Catlin, Albert Bierstadt).