The North American Journals of Prince Maximilian of Wied: May 1832–April 1833 (North American Journal of Prince Maximilian of Wied)
Free Shipping Included! The North American Journals of Prince Maximilian of Wied: May 1832–April 1833 (North American Journal of Prince Maximilian of Wied) by Brand: University of Oklahoma Press at Translate This Website. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Made famous through the paintings of Swiss artist Karl Bodmer, the North American expedition of German naturalist Prince Maximilian of Wied in
The North American Journals offer an incomparable view of the upper Missouri and its Native peoples at a pivotal moment in the history of the American West. This meticulous account, newly translated with extensive modern annotation, faithfully reproduces Maximilian’s 110 drawings and watercolors as well as his own notes, asides, and appendices. Volume I, which covers May 1832 to April 1833, documents Maximilian’s voyage to North America and his first encounters with Indians upon reaching the West. This is an essential resource for nineteenth-century western American history and a work of lasting value.
This book is published with the assistance of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
|Manufacturer:||University of Oklahoma Press|
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|Publisher:||University of Oklahoma Press|
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|Item Weight:||5.15 pounds|
|Item Size:||2.25 x 12 x 12 inches|
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|Package Size:||9 x 2 x 2 inches|