Westward expansion: biographies

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Learn about 28 colorful characters who made their marks in Western history. From gun slingers, bank robbers, and cowboys to presidents, soldiers and Native American leaders, "Westward Expansion: Biographies" paints a fascinating picture of the Wild West through the eventful accounts of the people who lived in these interesting times. Each 1,700- to 2,300-word essay is presented in alphabetical order and includes: Buffalo Bill George Custer Wyatt Earp Belle Starr Kit Carson Annie Oakley Andrew Jackson Nat "Deadwood Dick" Love Sarah Winnemucca Black Hawk Daniel Boone Lewis and Clark Mifflin Gibbs Mariano Vallejo Tecumseh Crazy Horse And many others
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Grouping Title westward expansion biographies
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subject_facet Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography, United States -- Territorial expansion, West (U.S.) -- Biography
title_display Westward expansion : biographies
title_full Westward expansion : biographies / Tom Pendergast and Sara Pendergast ; Christine Slovey, editor
title_short Westward expansion :
title_sub biographies
topic_facet Frontier and pioneer life, Pioneers, Territorial expansion