James Beckwourth
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James Beckwourth by Raymond Friday Locke

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Published by Melrose Square Pub. Co. in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English


  • Beckwourth, James Pierson, -- 1798-1866.,
  • Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.,
  • Trappers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.,
  • African American pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.,
  • African American trappers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementRaymond Friday Locke.
SeriesBlack American series, Melrose Square Black American series
LC ClassificationsF592.B393 L63 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22957208M
ISBN 100870675907

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