Historical Atlas of the American WestBook - 1989
The 78 maps in this atlas add significant information to the study of the development of the American West, Defined for this resources as those 17 continental states west of the Missouri River. The maps range in chronology from explorations in the sixteenth century to the location of World War II prisoner of war and Japanese internment camps. The atlas includes maps of geographic, flora and fauna data. Maps are on the left pages and narratives about the maps re on the facing pages. Maps are black and white clear and easily read. An Appendix shows Spanish-Mexican land grants, and there is an index. This is an excellent atlas for both middle and high schools. Includes a section on Arkansas aboriginal setting and Native American tribes. Describes European contacts and settlements.
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c1989
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 1 atlas (xlii, 78 [i.e. 156] p.) : maps ; 32 cm
Alternative Title: American West