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A Walk Toward Oregon: A Memoir

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Book News Annotation:

Josephy, author of books on Native American culture and history and founding chairman of the board of trustees of the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian, offers an account of his richly varied journey through the major events of the 20th century, culminating in his ongoing involvement with Native American and environmental causes.
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Synopsis:

From the celebrated historian, noted for his writings about the American West and the American Indian, comes a wonderfully engaging account of his journey across the 20th century. 25 photos.

About the Author

Alvin M. Josephy, Jr., is the author of many award-winning books, including The Patriot Chiefs, The Indian Heritage of America, Now That the Buffalo's Gone, and The Civil War in the American West. He has been a vice president and editor of American Heritage magazine, the founding chairman of the board of trustees of the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian, and president of the Western History Association. He lives in Greenwich, Connecticut, and on his ranch in Joseph, Oregon, with his wife, Betty.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375409103
Subtitle:
(a memoir )
Author:
Josephy, Alvin M., Jr.
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
Journalists
Subject:
Oregon
Subject:
Historians
Subject:
New York
Subject:
Editors, Journalists, Publishers
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Libr JournalBooklistKirkusPubl Weekly
Abridged:
Abridged Edition
Series Volume:
99-7
Publication Date:
2000
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
x, 333 p.
Dimensions:
9.57x6.60x1.26 in. 1.40 lbs.

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