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How the West Was Lost The Transformation of Kentucky from Daniel Boone to Henry Clay

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ISBN-10: 0801861985

ISBN-13: 9780801861987

Edition: 1996

Authors: Stephen Aron

List price: $28.00
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"A first-rate piece of work and a fine read." -- Alan Taylor, University of California, Davis "This excellent history of early Kentucky resonates with the most important questions in the history of the early republic, frontier, and economic development. One of the book's great strengths is its 'genre-busting' quality, taking up ethnohistory and settlement history in the same narrative." -- John Mack Faragher, Yale University Eighteenth-century Kentucky was a place where Indian and European cultures collided -- and, surprisingly, coincided. But this mixed world did not last, and it eventually gave way to nineteenth-century commercial and industrial development. How the West Was Lost tracks…    
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Book details

List price: $28.00
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date: 3/19/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English