Notes of Travel in California: The Route from Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California William Emory

ISBN: 9781589762626

Published: September 1st 2004

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600 pages


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Notes of Travel in California: The Route from Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California  by  William Emory

Notes of Travel in California: The Route from Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California by William Emory
September 1st 2004 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 600 pages | ISBN: 9781589762626 | 10.52 Mb

General Stephen Watts Kearneys mission was to take control of California following the Bear Flag Revolt. They followed the Rio Grande south from Taos and cut west along the Gila River. The men then faced hostile Spanish forces under Pio Pico inMoreGeneral Stephen Watts Kearneys mission was to take control of California following the Bear Flag Revolt.

They followed the Rio Grande south from Taos and cut west along the Gila River. The men then faced hostile Spanish forces under Pio Pico in California. Author William H Emory was an engineer on Kearnys 1846 expedition to California. He is a wonderful, detailed observer, and this volume also includes narratives from other members, J W Abert, P St George Cook, and A R Johnston. This book is essential for anyone interested in the real American West.



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