Jedediah Smith and the opening of the West

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Bobbs-Merrill, 1953 - History - 458 pages
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Thorough biography of the early Mountain man of the West.

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User Review  - RandyStafford - LibraryThing

My reaction to reading this book in 2004. This is regarded as the definitive biography of Smith. I was a bit disappointed on a couple of levels. Like Robert Marshall Utley's A Life Wild and Perilous ... Read full review

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User Review  - lamour - LibraryThing

Morgan has written a very detailed account of the opening of the West by the early Mountaim Men and trappers. Using what written documents he could find, he tells us about rivers and valleys ... Read full review


CHAPTER PAGE 1 Young Man of Enterprise
Jedediah Strong Smith Frontispiece
A Mandan Village on the Missouri

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