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Publisher Comments:

Famed British explorer Burton traveled west in 1860 and met Brigham Young. The record of his trip forms the most detailed and exhaustive description we have of the vast Rocky Mountain wilderness on the eve of the Civil War.

"This classic belongs on every bookshelf devoted to the emigrant experience ... One of the great classics of the American West ... one is struck by its over-all excellence, the wealth of information it provides, and the originality of the Englishman's insights". — Overland Journal

Book News Annotation:

A reprint of the edition first published by Harper & Bros. in 1862.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [561]-563) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780870811913
Publisher:
University Press of Colorado
Location:
Niwot, Colo. :
Subject:
Utah
Subject:
Overland journeys to the pacific
Subject:
Mormons
Subject:
Salt Lake City
Publication Date:
1990
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xx, 578 p.

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History and Social Science » Americana » Utah
History and Social Science » Americana » Western States
Travel » Travel Writing » Exploration

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