The Resource The Powell Expedition : new discoveries about John Wesley Powell's 1869 river journey, by Don Lago

The Powell Expedition : new discoveries about John Wesley Powell's 1869 river journey, by Don Lago

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The Powell Expedition : new discoveries about John Wesley Powell's 1869 river journey
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The Powell Expedition
Title remainder
new discoveries about John Wesley Powell's 1869 river journey
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by Don Lago
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New discoveries about John Wesley Powell's 1869 river journey
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eng
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contains biographical information
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
The Powell Expedition : new discoveries about John Wesley Powell's 1869 river journey, by Don Lago
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The Powell Expedition : new discoveries about John Wesley Powell's 1869 river journey, by Don Lago
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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text
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txt
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Contents
Prologue : Dreams of rivers, the James White mystery -- Introduction : Wanted - James White -- An old story -- Rivals and rails -- Dawson and Teller -- Conclusion? The crew -- The Howland connection -- Seneca Howland, the unsung hero -- Call me no name -- The Howland brothers write home -- What's eating the Howland brothers? -- The curse of Howland Island -- Introducing William H. Dunn -- Last words before the launch -- William Hawkins, abducted by alias! -- The promotion of Andy Hall -- The westering star of Jack Sumner -- Why Jack Sumner stayed -- The madness of Jack Sumner -- Jack Sumner looks back, John Wesley Powell -- Horse feathers -- Major Powell, I presume -- The impeachment of John Wesley Powell naming names -- The Maid of the Ca?on -- Lodore the end of the adventure -- Hats off to Bishop Leithead -- A hardy welcome -- The fate of the boats, the fate of the Howlands and William Dunn -- Introduction -- Toab -- The Toquerville hoax -- Three men sentenced to be shot -- The aftermath -- The Arizona strip massacre -- The afterlife of Hawkins -- Conclusion? Afterward -- Ten who bored
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372 pages
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9781943859436
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(cloth : alk. paper)
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2017009458
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