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Review: A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and The Claiming of The American West

User Review  - Laurian - Goodreads

I usually don't read non- fiction but was intrigued by this book after a visit to the San Luis valley. It is a great read! I really enjoyed the pacing, insights, and reports on actual locations where ... Read full review

Review: A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and The Claiming of The American West

User Review  - Greg Goodrum - Goodreads

This is a short, fairly accessible introduction to two key figures in America's expansion to the west. While not a full life biography of either man, it promises exactly what the premise states; an ... Read full review

Review: A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and The Claiming of The American West

User Review  - Arcticvet - Goodreads

Enjoyed this fairly straightforward account of some significant mid-nineteenth century expeditions through parts of the American West. Positive and negative aspects of the personalities of Carson and ... Read full review

Review: A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and The Claiming of The American West

User Review  - Tom Darrow - Goodreads

Rather unremarkable. Breaks little new ground and, for the historians out there, is rather poorly and weakly researched. Read full review

Review: A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and The Claiming of The American West

User Review  - Will Kastner - Goodreads

Excellent. History as it should be written. Read full review

Review: A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Frémont, and The Claiming of The American West

User Review  - Jeff - Goodreads

Great book. Opening the America west was largely accomplished by this man with Kit Carson at his side. I am currently reading Blood and Thunder which considers these two explorers as well as the political and Native American sides. So far an excellent read. Read full review


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