Travel with the homesteaders, entrepreneurs, and adventurers who "settled the Wild Frontier." GO WEST! takes you along on the journey in the time of nation-building in North America. "News stories" describe how explorers forged routes west across the continent, followed by people seeking opportunity and a new life-but at great cost to the Native peoples who already lived there, and whose lives were changed forever. Go West with Famous Trailblazers, Travel with some of the most famous explorers and entrepreneurs who made their marks-and their fortunes-by venturing west. "News stories'" feature the expeditions of Daniel Boone, Lewis and Clark, and John C. Fremont, as well as the development of communications such as the Pony Express, the telegraph, and the eventual building of the railroads. Book jacket.
Go West with Famous Trailblazers
Crabtree Publishing Company
Go West! Travel to the Wild Frontier