Which way to the Wild West? : everything your schoolbooks didn't tell you about America's westward expanion
by
 
Sheinkin, Steve author.

Title
Which way to the Wild West? : everything your schoolbooks didn't tell you about America's westward expanion

Author
Sheinkin, Steve author.
 
Robinson, Tim, 1963- illustrator.

ISBN
9781250075765
 
9781484465868
 
9780606375894

Physical Description
260, [6] pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm

Contents
How the war moved West -- Did someone say "manifest destiny"? -- War, land, gold, trouble -- Welcome to the Wild West -- Out of the way of the big engine -- Race you to Utah -- Cowboys vs. Farmers -- The road to Little Bighorn -- The end of the Wild West -- What ever happened to ...? -- Quotation notes -- Bonus material.

Abstract
Presents the greatest adventures of America's Westward expansion, from the Louisiana Purchase and the gold rush to the Indian wars and life of the cowboy, as well as the everyday happenings that defined living on the frontier.

Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.8 8.0 132518.

Subject Term
Territorial expansion.
 
Discoveriers in geography.
 
Frontier and pioneer life.

Geographic Term
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration.
 
United States -- Territorial expansion.

Added Author
Robinson, Tim, 1963-

Genre
History. lcgft
 
Juvenile works. lcgft
 
Literature. lcgft

Target Audience Note
Ages 8-12.

Format
Book

Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice
New York, NY : Square Fish / Roaring Book Press., [2015]
 
©2009


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeStatus
BookTEEN HISTORY 978.02 SHEINKI32530609928468Teen Collection