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The Resource American archaeology uncovers the westward movement, by Lois Miner Huey

American archaeology uncovers the westward movement, by Lois Miner Huey

Label
American archaeology uncovers the westward movement
Title
American archaeology uncovers the westward movement
Statement of responsibility
by Lois Miner Huey
Title variation
Westward movement
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces historical archaeology, discusses important archeological finds from settlements in the western part of North America, and explains how archaeologists dig in the ground and examine artifacts in order to understand the past
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Huey, Lois Miner
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
American archaeology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • West (U.S.)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Historical geography
  • Archaeology and history
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Archaeology and history
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Historical geography
  • Territorial expansion
  • United States
  • United States, West
Target audience
juvenile
Label
American archaeology uncovers the westward movement, by Lois Miner Huey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is historical archaeology? -- Introduction : the westward movement -- The mysterious Coronado Trail -- An early fort on the Santa Fe Trail -- Going to California : the tragic Donner Party -- Expeditions west : the Oregon Trail and Lewis and Clark -- Gold-seekers rush to the West -- What archaeologists found out -- Time line
Control code
ocn300982420
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780761442653
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2009003167
Other physical details
col. ill. , map.
System control number
(OCoLC)300982420
Label
American archaeology uncovers the westward movement, by Lois Miner Huey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is historical archaeology? -- Introduction : the westward movement -- The mysterious Coronado Trail -- An early fort on the Santa Fe Trail -- Going to California : the tragic Donner Party -- Expeditions west : the Oregon Trail and Lewis and Clark -- Gold-seekers rush to the West -- What archaeologists found out -- Time line
Control code
ocn300982420
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780761442653
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2009003167
Other physical details
col. ill. , map.
System control number
(OCoLC)300982420

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