Empires, Nations, and Families: A History of the North American West, 1800-1860 (Google eBook)

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U of Nebraska Press, Jul 1, 2011 - History
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Review: Empires, Nations, and Families: A History of the North American West, 1800-1860

User Review  - Josh Reid - Goodreads

Masterful in its scope. Families & networks = useful lens of analysis. Sometimes got a little lost among the myriad historical actors, but this due more to me reading it over a long period of time than her writing. Read full review

Review: Empires, Nations, and Families: A History of the North American West, 1800-1860

User Review  - Kim Adamache - Goodreads

I read this for a history course on the American West. Hyde presents history in a way that is different from the traditional way of writing history. She opens a world of personalties and ... Read full review

Contents

The Geography of Empire in 1804
1
Replacing a State The Continental Web of Family Trade
25
Americans All The Mixed World of Indian Country
221
From Nations to Nation Imposing a State 18401865
347
How It All Turned Out
497
Notes
515
Bibliography
563
Index
597
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