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Read Trailblazers doc ☆ The Old West ´ Popular Ebook, Trailblazers (The Old West, Vol 3) By Bil Gilbert There are many interesting things in this book format Hardcover and others 236 pages and has a text language like English isbn 9780809414598 Popular Ebook Trailblazers The Old West Vol 3 By Bil Gilbert There This is one of those TimeLife books they used to advertise on TV in the sixties and seventies I needed a book to read and I reached down and grabbed this one which is part of an entire set I was lucky to get from a friend who's father left it to him and he didn't want it Basically it is a history of the people who explored the western end of the US starting with Lewis and Clark and ending with John Powell and others who explored the southwest The US government was interested it taking what we have today for itself and wanted to know what was out there and what good it would do us They wanted reports on mineral content animal and plant life Native American life and topography for better routes for railroads or just paths to use economically for travel from east to west If you have ever read a TimeLife book you know that the writing is done in a readable fashion There is humor human interest and lots of facts There are also lots of illustrations and photos which speed up the page turning For grabbing a book without even looking at the title I liked this book pretty well I even found a reference for a work written by one of the trailblazers which intrigued me enough to try and get it It has his thoughts and some illustrations he did while exploring the west For those of you interested it is Illustrations of the manners customs and conditions of the North American Indians by George Catlin This book I read said that his illustrations which were drawn by him not photos taken are very well detailed and portray the Native Americans as noble in stature as opposed to primitive and savage That description alone has me looking for the book I liked this book enough to plan on reading the whole collection including it in my other reading I hope anyone who reads this review enjoys it and that it isn't too long

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