The American West: Living the Frontier Dream - Roberta Wiener; James R. Arnold;Blandford Press, 1996, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dustwrapper. Gently bruised at the head of the spine and top corners with commensurate ruffling to the dustwrapper. Text complete, clean and tight.
Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “Among humankind’s great adventures was the settlement of the American west. James Arnold and Roberta Wiener look beyond legendary exploits and the romanticized image of the west to describe the daily life and practical concerns of pioneer settlers. They draw on diaries and letters to show us ordinary people of modest means living lives of astonishing courage and resourcefulness. Through meticulous research and an eye for the telling detail, the authors have captured the experience of making a fresh start in a new land. Discover exactly what it took to create a home, and a new nation, out on the frontier.”