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Buried Treasures of the Great Plains (Buried Treasures)

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The dusty trails heading west of the Mississippi provided intrigue, adventure, and danger for the men and women who set out in search of a new life and fortune. Outlaws along with pioneers and forty-niners traveled this frontier often, finding and losing riches along the way. The Great Plains region loaded with history from native Americans, Spanish explorers, and Mexican, German, and Scots-Irish settlers holds some of the country's most promising finds for buried treasure.

Synopsis:

W.C. Jameson, a geographer and environmentalist, has toured much of the country in a battered, green Ford pick-up truck, collecting legends and searching for the elusive riches that treasure hunters believe await them. His sources include his own fieldwork and archival documents, as well as the reports of die-hard treasure seekers and their descendents.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780874834864
Author:
Jameson, W. C.
Publisher:
August House Publishers
Location:
Little Rock, Ark. :
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - History - General
Subject:
Legends
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology - Folklore
Subject:
Treasure-trove
Subject:
Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Great plains
Subject:
History - United States/State & Local
Subject:
Great Plains History, Local.
Subject:
Treasure-trove -- Great Plains.
Subject:
History, Local
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Legends -- Great Plains.
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-US History
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Buried Treasures
Series Volume:
DP 91-05
Publication Date:
20060131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.41x5.46x.53 in. .60 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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"Synopsis" by , W.C. Jameson, a geographer and environmentalist, has toured much of the country in a battered, green Ford pick-up truck, collecting legends and searching for the elusive riches that treasure hunters believe await them. His sources include his own fieldwork and archival documents, as well as the reports of die-hard treasure seekers and their descendents.
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