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Henderson [NV]

By: Armstrong-Ingram, R. Jackson

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Arcadia Publishing:

Our Product Number: 608344

ISBN: 073852087X

Condition: Fine. Trade Paperback. 2002. First Edition


126 pages. Images of America View more info

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The Wild Bunch at Robbers Roost: Completely Revised and Certain New Material Added by the Author

By: Baker, Pearl

Price: $16.88

Publisher: New York, Abelard-Schuman:

Our Product Number: 608821

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket. (1965) 1971. Book Club Edition


Beige cloth and spine with title and author imprinted in green. Map on endpapers and pastedowns; index . 224 pages. Robbers Roost was a hideout for outlaws and hunted men long before Butch Cassidy found it in 1884. The impenetrable wastes and wilds of this high desert country in southeastern Utah, cut through by canyons along the Green and Colorado rivers and bounded on the west by the Dirty Devil, discouraged lawmen from pursuit. Growing up on a ranch that included Robb... View more info

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The Parker Ranch of Hawaii: The Saga of a Ranch and a Dynasty

By: Brennan, Joseph

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins Publishers:

Our Product Number: 603877

ISBN: 0060923172

Condition: Very Good. Mass Market Paperback. Pages tanned; two pages have inked date . 1994. First Edition Thus


Genealogical table. 220 pages View more info

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The Parker Ranch of Hawaii: The Saga of a Ranch and a Dynasty

By: Brennan, Joseph

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Mutual Publishing:

Our Product Number: 607887

ISBN: 1566476828

Condition: Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 2011


Genealogical table. 220 pages View more info

Image for 1500 California Place Names:  Their Origin and Meaning, A Revised version of 1000 California Place Names by Erwin G. Gudde, Third edition

1500 California Place Names: Their Origin and Meaning, A Revised version of 1000 California Place Names by Erwin G. Gudde, Third edition

By: Bright, William

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press:

Our Product Number: 606154

ISBN: 0520212711

Condition: Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1998


172 pages. This is the new "pocket" version of the classic California Place Names, first published by California in 1949. Erwin G. Gudde's monumental work, which went through several editions during its author's lifetime, has now been released in an expanded and updated edition by William Bright. The abridged version, originally called 1000 California Place Names, has grown to a dynamic 1500 California Place Names in Bright's hands. Those who... View more info

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The Quiet World: Saving Alaska's Wilderness Kingdom, 1879-1960

By: Brinkley, Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harpercollins:

Our Product Number: 607568

ISBN: 0062005960

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2011. First Edition


Protected in a removable Brodart cover. IBlue spine imptinted in gold with title and author over whitish boards. llustrated end pages. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. 576 pages. In this fascinating follow-up to his New York Times bestseller Wilderness Warrior, acclaimed historian Douglas Brinkley offers a riveting, expansive look at the past and present battle to preserve Alaska’s wilderness. Brinkley explores the colorful diversity of Alaska’s wildlife, arra... View more info

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People of the Red Earth: American Indians of Colorado

By: Crum, Sally

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Ancient City Press:

Our Product Number: 607125

ISBN: 0941270890

Condition: Very Good. Paperback. 1996. First Paperback Edition


287 pages. Lavishly illustrated with maps, drawings, and historic photographs, People of the Red Earth is the most complete historical guide to Colorado's Indians and a comprehensive guidebook to archeological sites, museums, cultural centers, and other sources of information View more info

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Summit : A Gold Rush History of Summit County, Colorado

By: Gilliland, Mary Ellen

Price: $5.79

Publisher: Silverthorne, CO, Alpenrose Pr:

Our Product Number: 607402

ISBN: 1889385050

Condition: Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1999. Third Edition


336 pages View more info

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Lucky Baldwin: The Story of an Unconventional Success

By: Glasscock, Carl B.

Price: $27.47

Publisher: Reno, NV, Silver Syndicate Press:

Our Product Number: 606356

ISBN: 091381427X

Condition: Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1993. First Edition


308 pages. Pages clean and unmarked. Shelf wear from time on shelf like you would see on a major chain. Immediate shipping. View more info

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The Cajon Pass

By: Hall, Alice Eby

Price: $21.99

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing:

Our Product Number: 607269

ISBN: 0738570753

Condition: Fine. Trade Paperback. 2009. First Edition


127 pages. Images of Rail, Images of America View more info

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Cherry Valley

By: Holtzclaw, Kenneth M.; Chong, Tom

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing:

Our Product Number: 606355

ISBN: 0738559520

Condition: Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 2008. First Edition


128 pages. Images of America: California. Nestled in one of Southern California's deep mountain passes, Cherry Valley has long been heralded for its pastoral beauty. The Cahuilla Indians were the first to inhabit the area, followed by Gold Rush settlers. In 1853, Dr. Isaac Smith built the first ranch here, which was later used by the Butterfield Overland Stage as a stop between San Bernardino and Yuma, Arizona. Smith's Station, as the ranch was known, became an important... View more info

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The Wizard of Sun City: The Strange True Story of Chharles Hatfield, the Rainmaker Who Drowned a City's Dreams

By: Jenkins,Garry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Thunder Mouth's Press / Avalon Publishing:

Our Product Number: 607411

ISBN: 1560256753

Condition: Near Fine, dust jacket only. 2005. First Edition


Pale beige boards with brown spine imprinted in gold with title and author. Full number line 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 266 pages. The story of the West is in many ways the story of the quest for water. Faced with widespread droughts in the late nineteenth century, serious minded men became convinced that artificial rain would be the next great scientific breakthrough. Professional rainmaking companies sprang up, and cities and towns began hiring rainmakers to “milk the ski... View more info

Los Angeles Then and Now

By: Lord, Rosemary

Price: $13.95

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Thunder Bay Press:

Our Product Number: 607307

ISBN: 1571457941

Condition: Fine. Hardcover in Near Fine dust jacket. 2002


Oversize. 144 pages. Then & Now View more info

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Faces of San Diego (CA)

By: O'Connor, Colleen M.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Chicago, Arcadia Publishing:

Our Product Number: 605979

ISBN: 073851876X

Condition: Fine. Hardcover in Fine dust jacket. 2001


160 pages. (Images of America). Faces of San Diego collected thousands of old photographs from families living in the greater San Diego area.This book is but a sampling of some of the best family history photographs originally displayed in exhibitions at San Diego Mesa College, at the East County and South Bay divisions of the San Diego Superior Court, and at the San Diego Historical Society. Many of the photographs were also published in the San Diego Union-Tribune or b... View more info

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The Far West and the Great Plains in Transition, 1859-1900

By: Paul, Rodman W.; foreword by Martin Ridge

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press:

Our Product Number: 608268

ISBN: 0806130237

Condition: Fine. Trade Paperback. 1998.. First Edition Thus


Full number line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 . 381 pages. In this book, his final work, Rodman W. Paul explores settlement of the American West in the latter half of the eighteenth century. Lured by stories of open spaces, fertile farming, and grazing lands and by the attraction of gold and silver, people from many nations traveled westward by the thousands. Early migrants rode in stagecoaches and Conestoga wagons; their successors, on the transcontinental railroads, which link... View more info

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Faces of the Flu: The 1918 Epidemic in Silverton, Colorado

By: Peterson, Freda Carley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Silvertton, CO, Ferrell Publications:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 608694

ISBN: 0967677742

Condition: Fine. 2004


SIGNED by the AUTHOR on the title page. 148 pages. Signed by Author View more info

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The San Joaquin, the Sierra, and Beyond

By: Sanford, William C.

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Santa Cruz, CA, Western Tanager Pr:

Our Product Number: 605602

ISBN: 093413653X

Condition: Fine. Trade Paperback. 1994


200 pages. The first travel guide written for the nearly two million residents of the San Joaquin Valley and its visitors. With 36 one- and two-day trips originating in the San Joaquin, this guidebook takes you down the rivers, through the moun- tains, and into the museums of the valley, its foothills, and the Sierra. The author unveils the historic and scenic richness of Sacramento, Calaveras, Tuolumne, Stanislaus, San Joaquin, Merced, Mariposa, San Benito, Tulare, and ... View more info

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Jackson Hole, Wyoming; In the Shadow of the Tetons

By: Saylor, David J.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press:

Our Product Number: 607153

ISBN: 0806109211

Condition: Fine. Hardcover in Very Good dust jacket. Price-clipped. 1970. First Edition


268 pages View more info

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The Utter Disaster on the Oregon Trail: The Utter and Van Ornum Massacres of 1860

By: Shannon, Donald H.

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, Snake Country Published:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 608670

ISBN: 0963582828

Condition: Fine. Trade Paperback. 1993. First Edition


Inscribed to George Thompson and SIGNED by the AUTHOR . 218 pages. Signed by Author. The greatest disaster to befall a emigrant party on the Oregon Trail occurred in September 1860 in what is now southwestern Idaho. A party composed of eight wagons and 44 men, women and children was attacked by hostile Indians. Almost two months later, a rescue party found 10 survivors clinging to life in rude shelters nearly 100 miles from where the train was first attacked. The survivo... View more info

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The Donner Party Rescue Site: Johnson's Ranch on Bear River

By: Steed; Jack; historical research by Richard and Jack Steed

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sacramento, Calif., Pioneer Pub. Co.:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 607095

ISBN: 0944194117

Condition: Fine. Hardcover in Very Good dust jacket. 1988.. First Edition


SIGNED by the AUTHOR on the title page. . 125 pages. Signed by Author View more info