Survival in the American Desert. The Mormons' Contribution to Western History.
Ashton, William F.
[No place]: [No Publisher]. 10.5" x 8.5". 100pp. Bound in color illustrated hardcover boards. Mild edge soiling, else near fine condition. This copy signed by the author on the title page. This volume includes much on the westward movement, beginning with father Escalante, and covering the Spanish and French explorers, Lewis & Clark, the Santa Fe Trail, mountain men, such as Jedediah Smith and jim Bridger, the Mormon movement west, etc. Includes a bibliography, a list of original pioneers, etc. Hardcover (Item ID: 3444)