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Author Waitley, Douglas.

Title Roads of destiny : the trails that shaped a nation / Douglas Waitley.

Imprint Washington : Robert B. Luce [1970]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  973 W135r 1970    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 319 pages : maps ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 314-319) and index.
Summary Contemporary accounts and maps supplement this examination of the roads and waterways significant to America's expansion to the Mississippi between 1635 and 1850.
Contents Part I. The French river roads, 1535-1750 -- Part II. The King's Highway, 1636-1774 -- Part III. The French and Indian War, 1755-63 -- Part IV. The American Revolution, 1774-81 -- Part V. The Conquest of the Mississippi Valley, 1775-1850.
Subject Trails -- United States -- History.
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Campaigns.
American Revolution (1775-1783) (OCoLC)fst01351668
Trails. (OCoLC)fst01154418
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1600-1783
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628

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