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The pioneers.

James Fenimore Cooper

The pioneers.

With illus. of the author and his environment and reproductions of pictures for early editions of the book, together with a foreword and descriptive captions by Allen Klots, Jr.

by James Fenimore Cooper

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesGreat illustrated classics
The Physical Object
Pagination477 p. illus., ports. ;
Number of Pages477
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21850008M

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The criticism comes as new voices in history and American Studies are challenging traditional narratives about westward expansion as a story of progress and American. O Pioneers. Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Nebraska -- Fiction Subject: Historical fiction Subject: Frontier and pioneer life -- Nebraska -- Fiction Subject: Domestic fiction Subject: Brothers and sisters -- Fiction Subject: Farm life -- Fiction Subject: Women pioneers.

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