Names on the Land: A Historical Account of Place-naming in the United States

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Houghton Mifflin, 1958 - Names, Geographical - 511 pages
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User Review  - Hedgepeth - LibraryThing

A very interesting account on how some of our locations were named. Read full review

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User Review  - Lawrence A - Goodreads

Entertaining and edifying history of the historical processes at work in the naming of places in the United States. Now perhaps we can convert Wyoming back into a territory? Read full review

Contents

Of what is attempted in this boo
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Of the naming that was before history
4
How the first Spaniards gave names
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