Format

Book

Author

McCullough, David G, author.

Title

The pioneers : the heroic story of the settlers who brought the American ideal west / David McCullough.

Edition

First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.

Description

331 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm

Summary

Recounts the story of the settlers who began America's migration west, overcoming almost-unimaginable hardships to build in the Ohio wilderness a town and a government that incorporated America's highest ideals.

Subjects
  • Pioneers -- Ohio River Valley -- Biography.
  • Ohio River Valley -- History.
Notes
  • "Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover."
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-314) and index.
  • Bklst 04/15/2019
  • LJ 12/01/2018
Contents

The Ohio country -- Forth to the wilderness -- Difficult times -- Havoc -- A new era commences -- The Burr conspiracy -- Adversities aplenty -- The cause of education -- The travelers -- Journey's end.

LCCN

2018057066

ISBN
  • 9781501168680
  • 1501168681
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Current Holds

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Call Number

977 MCCULLOUGH, DAVID

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