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Ruxton of the Rockies

George Frederick Ruxton

Ruxton of the Rockies

by George Frederick Ruxton

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcollected by Clyde and Mae Reed Porter ; edited by LeRoy R. Hafen.
SeriesAmerican exploration and travel
ContributionsPorter, Mae Reed., Porter, Clyde., Hafen, LeRoy R.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21734745M

Ruxton of the Rockies; by: Ruxton, George Frederick Augustus, Published: () Those tremendous mountains: the story of the Lewis and Clark expedition / by: Hawke, David Freeman. Published: (). In this classic of western Americana, George Frederick Ruxton, who died in St. Louis in at the youthful age of twenty-seven, brilliantly brings to life the whole heroic age of the Mountain Men. The author, from his intimate acquaintance with the trappers and traders of .

This Trappers of the Far West: Thrilling Adventures of Ruxton in the Rockies () book is not really ordinary book, you have it then the world is in your hands. The benefit you receive by reading this book is definitely information inside this e-book incredible fresh, you will get facts which is getting deeper a person. In a journalist for the New Orleans Picayune, Matthew C. Field, joined a company of merchants and tourists headed west on the Santa Fe Trail. Leaving Independence, Missouri, early in July "with a few wagons and a carefree spirit," Field .

Book review 2 3 Ruxton of the Rockies: Autobiographical Writings by the Author of Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains and Life in the Far West Ed. by LeRoy R. Hafen Review by Stanley B. Kimball Book review 2 3 The Road to California by Harlan Hague Review by Robert E. Woodhams Book review. Ruxton was also the author of Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains,4 a travel journal which overlaps in part the ac-tion of the novel. A few of his other writings, mostly manuscript notebooks, have been collected in Ruxton of the Rockies. Com-parison of these works with Life in the Far West facilitates the.


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Product details Series: American Exploration and Travel Series (Book 13) Paperback: pages Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press (Octo ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping /5(5).

More than a travel book, more than an autobiography, Ruxon of the Rockies is a rare and vivid account of a man who lived during a heroic age: George Ruxton of the Rockies book Ruxton lived among and wrote about the traders and trappers of the American West.

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Ruxton of the Rockies. [George Frederick Ruxton; Clyde Porter; Mae Reed Porter; LeRoy R Hafen] -- Ruxton's descriptions of his travels in New Mexico and the mountain men of the Rocky Mountains in the s.

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After working as a mountain man in the Rocky Mountains, about which he wrote the book Ruxton of the Rockies, he then moved to St. Louis. [ citation needed ] He wrote articles named Life in the Far West for Blackwood's Magazine, using the pen name "La Bonté".

[3]. The Paperback of the Wild Life In The Rocky Mountains by George Frederick Ruxton at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be. Ruxton of the Rockies by George Frederick Ruxton (Book) 9 editions published between and in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

This is an interesting book that includes writings from Ruxton's various adventures. But be warned, chapters 6 through 16 are excerpted from his book "Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains." So if you've read that book already (which I did a few years ago), you're left with chapters 1 through 5 and /5.

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More than a travel book, more than an autobiography, Ruxon of the Rockies is a rare and vivid account of a man who lived during a heroic age: George Frederick Ruxton lived among and wrote about the traders and trappers of the American West.

Ruxton of the Rockies by Clyde and Mae Reed Porter 1st Edition. It is in very good condition with some wear on the jacket and it is price clipped.

The interior is clean with no tears, stains, or Rating: % positive. Ruxton of the Rockies. Hafen, LeRoy R. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, First Edition.

Hardcover. Gray cloth with silver lettering on spine. Slight lean to spine, head and tail creased. Extremities rubbed, corners bumped. Dust jacket faded and creased with chips and tears. Good / good. Ruxton of the Rockies: Collected by Clyde and Mae Reed Porter. LeRoy R. Hafen. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Ruxton of the Rockies at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

First published in book form inLife in the Far West describes the amazing true adventures of George Frederick Ruxton as he forges a path through the yet-untamed wilderness of a young America, seeing firsthand the relationships between the US Army and Comanche Indians and the incredible lifestyles of Colorado mountain men.

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Norman, Pp. xxii, $) A long while ago I borrowed a copy of George Frederick Ruxton's Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains from a friend who had obtained it in its pristine leather-bound condition for one dollar-would.