Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Print Material
Author Schneiders, Robert Kelley, 1965-

Title Big sky rivers : the Yellowstone and Upper Missouri / Robert Kelley Schneiders.

Imprint Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  978 Sch58b 2003    ---  Available
 FSCC Non-Fiction  978.21 SCH 2003    ---  Available
Description xv, 374 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-359) and index.
Contents The Upper Missouri : character and ecology in the early nineteenth century -- Bison world : migration routes and the Missouri and Yellowstone stems -- Buffalo people : the influence of bison on indigenous culture, history, and geography -- Explorers beyond the Platte : Lewis and Clark and early Euro-American history -- In search of place : the Sioux and Euro-America -- To the horizon : the Teton Sioux move west -- A hydraulic empire : the Corps of Engineers and the Reclamation Service -- Try and try again : schemes to dam the Yellowstone -- Vanishing act : Pick, Sloan, the Upper Missouri, and Yellowstone -- The world we have wrought : current ecological and geographic status of the Upper Missouri.
Subject Yellowstone River -- History.
Yellowstone River Valley -- History.
Missouri River -- History.
Missouri River Valley -- History.
Yellowstone River Valley -- Environmental conditions.
Missouri River Valley -- Environmental conditions.
Indians of North America -- Yellowstone River Valley -- History.
Indians of North America -- Missouri River Valley -- History.
Natural history -- Yellowstone River Valley.
Natural history -- Missouri River Valley.
ISBN 0700612645 (cloth : alk. paper)

Available items only