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The pioneers : the heroic story of the settlers who brought the American ideal west
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
2019 by Simon & Schuster, New York :
331 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 25 cm
"Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
The Ohio country -- Forth to the wilderness -- Difficult times -- Havoc -- A new era commences -- The Burr conspiracy -- Adversities aplenty -- The cause of education -- The travelers -- Journey's end.
"Best-selling author David McCullough tells the story of the settlers who began America's migration west, overcoming almost-unimaginable hardships to build in the Ohio wilderness a town and a government that incorporated America's highest ideals"--