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Casualties on the California trail

Casualties on the California trail

some forty-niner diary accounts

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Tosei Mansion in Tokyo, Japan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California National Historic Trail,
  • California,
  • West (U.S.),
  • California National Historic Trail.
    • Subjects:
    • Pioneers -- California National Historic Trail -- Diaries.,
    • Pioneers -- California National Historic Trail -- Death.,
    • Registers of births, etc. -- California National Historic Trail.,
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
    • California National Historic Trail -- Description and travel.,
    • California National Historic Trail -- Biography.,
    • California -- Gold discoveries.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
    • West (U.S.) -- History -- 1848-1860.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled and edited by Harry E. Rutledge.
      GenreDiaries., Biography.
      ContributionsRutledge, Harry E. 1885-1976.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF593 .C37 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination132 p. ;
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6878143M
      ISBN 104938975114
      LC Control Number00423533
      OCLC/WorldCa46420392

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      The Yavapai War of –75 tallied casualties, the Nez Perce War of recorded killed and wounded, while the Modoc War of –73 accounted for casualties. Which were the most and least effective of the 10 Indian-fighting cavalry regiments in the West—effectiveness equating to numbers of fights and casualties inflicted? In the years to come, pioneers came to call the route the Oregon Trail. In , a slightly larger group of pioneers made the 2,mile journey to .

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