KEARNY'S MARCH: The Epic Creation of the American West, 1846-1847
The author of Vicksburg 1863 and Forrest Gump chronicles the amazing adventure of General Stephen Watts Kearny, who in 1846 rode out of Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, with a thousand men, bound for California. Groom gives us a powerful account that enlivens our understanding of the exciting, if unforgiving, business of country-building. 16 pages of illus.
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