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Author Bridges, Amy, author.

Title Democratic beginnings : founding the western states / Amy Bridges.

Publication Info. Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2015]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  324.7802 B764d 2015    ---  Available
 FSCC Non-Fiction  324.7802 B764d 2015    ---  Available
Description viii, 205 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-189) and index.
Contents Upon the shores of an unknown sea -- Frontier foundings -- Managing the periphery -- Progressive settlements -- Creating the western states.
Summary "Accounts of the constitutional conventions that founded the western states--Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming--and the constitutions they wrote"--Page 1.
Subject Constitutional conventions -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Constitutional history -- West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) -- Politics and government.
State governments -- West (U.S.)
Democracy -- West (U.S.)
Constitutional conventions. (OCoLC)fst00875764
Constitutional history. (OCoLC)fst00875777
Democracy. (OCoLC)fst00890077
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
State governments. (OCoLC)fst01131814
United States, West. (OCoLC)fst01243255
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780700621729 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0700621725 (cloth ; alk. paper)

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