Author:Chalfant, William Y.

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Cheyennes and Horse Soldiers: The 1857 Expedition and the Battle of Solomon's Fork

By: Chalfant, William Y.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, U.S.A., University of Oklahoma Press: 1990

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016416

ISBN: 0806121947

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, second printing, 1990. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. In very good condition, edges lightly bumped, some minor pages soiling, DJ is very good, bottom of spine lightly bumped, protected by mylar cover. The first major battle between the US Army and the Cheyenne Indians took place on the south fork of teh Solomon River in present-day Kansas. It was the only large-unit sabre charge against the Plains tribes in a battle that was as m... View more info

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Dangerous Passage: The Santa Fe Trail and the Mexican War

By: Chalfant, William Y.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, U.S.A., University of Oklahoma Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016533

ISBN: 0806126132

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with DJ in mylar. University of Oklahoma Press, 1994, first edition. In near fine condition. Americans in the mid 1840's, facing a nearly empty continent stretching to the West, saw it as their natural right, their "Manifest Destiny" to annex this land to the United States. The young country traveled to is "destiny" over a rough, rutted, dangerous road: The Santa Fe Trail. View more info