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The Southwestern Frontier, 1865-1881: CARL COKE RISTER

The Southwestern Frontier, 1865-1881:


Other works by CARL COKE RISTER

Publication: The Arthur H Clark Company, 1928, Cleveland

First edition. 8vo. Brown Cloth, titles stamped in gilt on spine, 336 pp., preface, introduction, illustrated, 3 folding maps, extensive bibliography, index. An excellent history of the early development of the south plains frontier. "Prepared almost entirely from published documentary sources, this is a most valuable work on the Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma, Texas, and New Mexico frontiers. It represents one of the first, and perhaps the best, secondary study of this subject."--Clark/Brunet 211. Bump to lower fore-corner of front cover, else a fine, bright copy. Protective slipcase.

Inventory Number: 51975