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 explores 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 Settlers and Farmers, Heed your country's call and "Go West!" with the many people who accepted the challenge. Motivated by free land offered by me governments in both the United States and Canada, citizens and immigrants set out on the great migration routes to the West, newly carved across the continent. Find out how the farmers who make up the bulk of the setters lived in the new communities they helped build. Book jacket.
Go West with Settlers and Farmers
Crabtree Publishing Company
Go West! Travel to the Wild Frontier