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That Dark and Bloody River: Chronicles of the Ohio River Valley

By: Allan W. Eckert

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Bantam: 1995

Edition: First American

Seller ID: 842

ISBN: 0553094483

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


1st Edition / 1st Printing - Clean!! No Marks In Text. Light Wear On Dust Jacket. Bumped And Rubbed Corners. From Private Collec 1st Edition / 1st Printing - Clean!! No Marks In Text. Light wear on clipped Dust Jacket.. . . . . . Alan Eckert s book gives a vivid account of the opening of the Western frontier. It was a tumultuous time when the whites and Indian peoples came into conflict over the possession of the land. Battles were fought and lost and the whites won by number and more skillful weapons. Through trickery and deceit the lands were fast taken from the Indians. The life style of th... View more info

The Frontiersmen (Narratives of America - Book 1)

By: Allan W. Eckert

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1980

Seller ID: 69829

ISBN: B000SKZJA8

Condition: Used - Good


Previous owner's name on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Cover shows wear and it is well read but pages are secure. . . . . . I've read this book four times and have now sent a copy to my nephew. I first got interested seeing Dad reading it in the 70's. This book is the first in a multi-story series bound to hook you in for more. Particularly on point and delicious, if you live in the mid-west and central states. (However the westward expansion from the East Coast is pretty well fleshed out in beautiful factual fiction) If you like pioneers and indians, forts and fron... View more info