THE LEGENDARY FRONTIER
Economic development of the West. Impact of mining, cattle ranching and farming. Allure of the West; reality of lingering images and myths. Clashes with Native American tribes; U.S. government’s dispersal policy. Rise and decline of traditional agriculture. Introduction of commercial farming techniques.
This title is part of the series: THE UNFINISHED NATION, PART II
8 and up
Color and black-and-white