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The Resource As big as the West : the pioneer life of Granville Stuart, Clyde A. Milner II and Carol A. O'Connor, (electronic resource)

As big as the West : the pioneer life of Granville Stuart, Clyde A. Milner II and Carol A. O'Connor, (electronic resource)

Label
As big as the West : the pioneer life of Granville Stuart
Title
As big as the West
Title remainder
the pioneer life of Granville Stuart
Statement of responsibility
Clyde A. Milner II and Carol A. O'Connor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Granville Stuart (1834-1918) is a quintessential Western figure, a man whose adventures rival those of Wyatt Earp, Buffalo Bill, or Sitting Bull, and who embodied many of the contradictions of America's westward expansion. Stuart collected guns, herded cattle, mined for gold, and killed men he thought outlaws. But he also taught himself Shoshone, French, and Spanish, denounced formal religion, married a Shoshone woman, and eventually became a United States diplomat. In this fascinating biography, Clyde A. Milner II and Carol A. O'Connor, co-editors of the acclaimed Oxford History of the Americ
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Milner, Clyde A.
Dewey number
  • 978.6/031092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Connor, Carol A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stuart, Granville
  • Pioneers
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Ranchers
  • Ranch life
  • Gold miners
  • Politicians
  • Montana
  • Montana
  • Montana
Label
As big as the West : the pioneer life of Granville Stuart, Clyde A. Milner II and Carol A. O'Connor, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-410) and index
Contents
Show your hand -- Moving west -- Partners in a new land -- Stampedes -- Ties to the nation -- Brothers apart -- An opportunity with cattle -- Home on a contested range -- Stranglers -- A harsh business -- Second life -- outliving the frontier -- Epilogue: A room full of diaries
Control code
ocn654777972
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 430 pages, [32] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199722921
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786611868215
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654777972
Label
As big as the West : the pioneer life of Granville Stuart, Clyde A. Milner II and Carol A. O'Connor, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-410) and index
Contents
Show your hand -- Moving west -- Partners in a new land -- Stampedes -- Ties to the nation -- Brothers apart -- An opportunity with cattle -- Home on a contested range -- Stranglers -- A harsh business -- Second life -- outliving the frontier -- Epilogue: A room full of diaries
Control code
ocn654777972
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 430 pages, [32] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199722921
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786611868215
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654777972

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