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The Resource Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps, Derek Hayes

Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps, Derek Hayes

Label
Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps
Title
Historical atlas of the American West
Title remainder
with original maps
Statement of responsibility
Derek Hayes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Presents a sweeping history of the American West through more than 600 original full-color maps and extensive explanatory text."--Jacket
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
atlas
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hayes, Derek
Dewey number
978
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
G1381.S1
LC item number
H39 2009
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http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historical geography
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • United States, West
Label
Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps, Derek Hayes
Link
http://swbplus.bsz-bw.de/bsz310011337inh.htm
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Relief shown by contours and hachures
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 278-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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  • a
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Color
multicolored
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new perspective on the history of the West -- The native West -- A West before the West -- Seven cities of gold -- An English interloper -- The northern provinces of New Spain -- Other nations explore the West -- France in the West -- A river to the west -- A great land to the east -- The sea of the west -- Charting the West Coast -- The road to Manifest Destiny -- Before Lewis and Clark -- The Louisiana Purchase -- Ocean in view -- The great American desert -- Mountain men -- Russia in California -- The Mexican West -- The republic of Texas -- The Oregon question -- An American West -- The rush west -- Oregon and the Oregon Trail -- The Mormon trek -- California gold -- The Comstock lode -- Gold and silver -- War in the West -- Linking the West -- By stage and wagon and Pony Express -- Surveying a railroad -- A transcontinental railroad -- Opening the West -- The Kansas Pacific -- The Oregon Short Line -- A northwest link -- Southern lines -- More transcontinentals -- A mineral bonanza -- Liquid gold -- A unequal fight -- Settling and watering the West -- Subdividing the land -- A western utopia -- Reclaiming the dry lands -- Selling the West to settlers -- Science and surveys -- The political evolution of the West -- An urban West -- San Francisco and the Bay Area -- Los Angeles -- San Diego -- Central Valley cities -- Las Vegas -- The Pacific northwest -- Salt Lake City -- Arizona capitals -- Albuquerque -- Denver -- Colorado Springs -- The gateways to the Plains -- The cities of Texas -- Anchorage -- Selling the West -- Enticing the East West--tourism -- Send the West East--produce -- Opening the West-- yet more -- Good roads everywhere -- Distance tamed -- Want, water, and war -- The Depression years -- The big water projects -- The West at war -- The postwar West -- Railroads -- Freeways -- Escape -- Alaska -- Water--again -- Energy -- The fun West -- Retirement and resorts -- The West today -- Map catalog -- Sources of other illustrations -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
35 cm
Extent
1 atlas (288 pages)
Isbn
9780520256521
Lccn
2009279536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • 2861716
  • (OCoLC)317461734
  • (OCoLC)ocn317461734
  • 1406583
  • 2861716
Type of reproduction
not applicable
Label
Historical atlas of the American West : with original maps, Derek Hayes
Link
http://swbplus.bsz-bw.de/bsz310011337inh.htm
Publication
Note
Relief shown by contours and hachures
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 278-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scales differ.
Color
multicolored
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new perspective on the history of the West -- The native West -- A West before the West -- Seven cities of gold -- An English interloper -- The northern provinces of New Spain -- Other nations explore the West -- France in the West -- A river to the west -- A great land to the east -- The sea of the west -- Charting the West Coast -- The road to Manifest Destiny -- Before Lewis and Clark -- The Louisiana Purchase -- Ocean in view -- The great American desert -- Mountain men -- Russia in California -- The Mexican West -- The republic of Texas -- The Oregon question -- An American West -- The rush west -- Oregon and the Oregon Trail -- The Mormon trek -- California gold -- The Comstock lode -- Gold and silver -- War in the West -- Linking the West -- By stage and wagon and Pony Express -- Surveying a railroad -- A transcontinental railroad -- Opening the West -- The Kansas Pacific -- The Oregon Short Line -- A northwest link -- Southern lines -- More transcontinentals -- A mineral bonanza -- Liquid gold -- A unequal fight -- Settling and watering the West -- Subdividing the land -- A western utopia -- Reclaiming the dry lands -- Selling the West to settlers -- Science and surveys -- The political evolution of the West -- An urban West -- San Francisco and the Bay Area -- Los Angeles -- San Diego -- Central Valley cities -- Las Vegas -- The Pacific northwest -- Salt Lake City -- Arizona capitals -- Albuquerque -- Denver -- Colorado Springs -- The gateways to the Plains -- The cities of Texas -- Anchorage -- Selling the West -- Enticing the East West--tourism -- Send the West East--produce -- Opening the West-- yet more -- Good roads everywhere -- Distance tamed -- Want, water, and war -- The Depression years -- The big water projects -- The West at war -- The postwar West -- Railroads -- Freeways -- Escape -- Alaska -- Water--again -- Energy -- The fun West -- Retirement and resorts -- The West today -- Map catalog -- Sources of other illustrations -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
35 cm
Extent
1 atlas (288 pages)
Isbn
9780520256521
Lccn
2009279536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • 2861716
  • (OCoLC)317461734
  • (OCoLC)ocn317461734
  • 1406583
  • 2861716
Type of reproduction
not applicable
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