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The Contested Plains. Indians, Goldseekers, & The Rush To Colorado by Elliott West

The Contested Plains. Indians, Goldseekers, & The Rush To Colorado

by Elliott West

Publication: University Press of Kansas, 1998, Lawrence

First edition. 8vo. Boards, titles stamped in copper gilt on the spine, xxiv, 422 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrated, maps, notes, bibliography, index. This book recounts the rise of the Native American horse culture, white Americans' discovery and pursuit of gold in the Rocky Mountains, and the wrenching changes and bitter conflicts that ensued. Fine in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 43617

$25.00