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Across the Wide Missouri

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Published by Mariner Books in New York, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Paginationviii,xii,450p.
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24906544M

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Across the Wide Missouri Directed by William A. Wellman in Trapper Flint Mitchell and his companions are about to begin their journey across the Missouri until Idaho and Montana. Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s. More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American West. /5(7).

Oct 21,  · Directed by William A. Wellman. With Clark Gable, Ricardo Montalban, John Hodiak, Adolphe Menjou. Trapper Flint Mitchell and other mountain men from the Rendezvous join forces to enter virgin trapping territory but must contend with a resentful Blackfoot chief/ But the edition that I bought from Amazon was published by "Bonanza Books" and lacks the absolutely necessary maps that the original editions include and that DeVoto frequently refers to in the text. This is not the seller's fault, but the publisher's. As a result, I bought a new copy of "Across the Wide Missouri" from Barnes & Noble/5(3).

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Across the Wide Missouri by Bernard A. De Voto and Bernard DeVoto (, Paperback) at the 4/5. Across the Wide Missouri (Book): De Voto, Bernard: Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Bancroft Prize. Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s. More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American West.


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Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s. More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American West.

Read more Read less The Amazon Book ReviewCited by: Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s. More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American West/5.

Sep 01,  · Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s. More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American West/5.

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More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American West.

Feb 27,  · Across the Wide Missouri. An historical novel that deals with and explains the earliest mountain men and their interactions with the native peoples they met when the traveled west.

It tells the story of Hugh Glass and his escape from Across the Wide Missouri book jaws of a sow grizzly and his /5. Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s. More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American West/5().

But the edition that I bought from Amazon was published by "Bonanza Books" and lacks the absolutely necessary maps that the original editions include and that DeVoto frequently refers to in the text. This is not the seller's fault, but the publisher's.

As a result, I bought a new copy of "Across the Wide Missouri" from Barnes & Noble.5/5(1). Across the Wide Missouri is a American Technicolor western film based on historian Bernard DeVoto 's eponymous book.

The film dramatizes an account of several fur traders and their interaction with the Native vintage-memorabilia.com by: David Raksin.

Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s.

More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American West. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Bancroft vintage-memorabilia.com Range: $ - $2, Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s.

More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of 4/5(3). Jun 01,  · Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s. More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American vintage-memorabilia.com by: Clark Gable is the largely nonheroic hero of the sprawling western Across the Wide Missouri.

A cunning trapper who lives purely by his wits, Gable avoids being scalped by the Blackfoot Indians by 5/5(2). May 16,  · Across the Wide Missouri tells the compelling story of the climax and decline of the Rocky Mountain fur trade during the s.

More than a history, it portrays the mountain fur trade as a way of business and a way of life, vividly illustrating how it shaped the expansion of the American vintage-memorabilia.com by: A re-creation, from source material, of the fur trade, which is rich in hand description and color, and which intersperses, through the text, the paintings Alfred Jacob Miller, Charles Bodmer, and George Catlin, who lived and journeyed with trappers.

Together this provides a unique visual documentation of life at trading and on expeditions. Across the Wide Missouri (American Heritage Library) by Bernard Augustine De Voto and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at vintage-memorabilia.com Across Wide Missouri, Used - AbeBooks.

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Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.I was shocked when I realized that this book was not the Pulitzer Prize winning "Across the Wide Missouri" by Bernard DeVoto.

It might be good fiction, but the title is beyond the pale in the literary world. It seems like the author is trying to ride the coattails of one of our finest authors.

Shame on vintage-memorabilia.coms: But the edition that I bought from Amazon was published by "Bonanza Books" and lacks the absolutely necessary maps that the original editions include and that DeVoto frequently refers to in the text.

This is not the seller's fault, but the publisher's. As a result, I bought a new copy of "Across the Wide Missouri" from Barnes & vintage-memorabilia.coms: 1.