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Three Flags at the Straits : The Forts of Mackinac : The Strategic Strongholds that Span Three Centuries of American History

By: HAVIGHURST, Walter American Forts series

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1966,:

Seller ID: 101707


HAVIGHURST, Walter. Three Flags at the Straits : The Forts of Mackinac. [djadds: "The Strategic Strongholds that Span Three Centuries of American His tory"]. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., (1966). Second Printing.Pp. (6),vii-xvii,(3),3-219,(3), + 16 p. of black and white plates. Illustr ated. 8vo, blue cloth boards with navy cloth spine, gilt tooling to outer hinges, gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the American Forts Series. As planned by Stewart H. Holbrook. "The tumultuous history of the Northwest Territories, from the early missionary work of Jacques Marquette, ... View more info

Long Ships Passing : The Story of the Great Lakes. in dj.

By: HAVIGHURST, Walter COSGRAVE, John O'Hara, III. CHAMBERLIN, Jane.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1975, ISBN:025491008:

Seller ID: 40139


HAVIGHURST, Walter. The Long Ships Passing : The Story of the Great Lakes. Illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrave III and Jane Chamberlin. Revised and Expanded Edition. New York : Macmillan, (1975). Pp 360. 8vo, tan cloth. A history of the Great Lakes as a route for maritime trade from the Voyageurs tothe time of publication; illustrated with lovely atmospheric engravings. O wner's signature, else vg in price-clipped dj. 18.00 View more info

Great Lakes Reader. First Collier Books Edtion

By: HAVIGHURST, Walter, (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Collier Books / Collier Macmillan Publishers, New York / London, 1978, ISBN:0020805403:

Seller ID: 105043


HAVIGHURST, Walter, (ed.). The Great Lakes Reader. New York : Collier Books/ London : Collier Macmillan Publishers, (1978). First Collier Books Editi on. Pp (12),xiii-xvii,(3),3-421,(1),+ 16 pp pllates. Map. 8vo, blue card covers, lettered in white. Contents : I. Voyageurs' tales: Nicolet's bold venture (by/ C.W. Butterfield); Mission on Lake Superior (by Claude Allouez); Marquette's last journey (by Claude Dablon); Voyage of the Griffin (by Louis Hennepin); The golden age of the canoe (by Henry Beston); To the Big Sea Water (by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft); By cross and anchor (by James K. Jamison... View more info

Voices on the River : The Story of the Mississippi Waterways

By: HAVIGHURST, Walter.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company / Collier-Macmillan Limited, New York / London , 1964,:

Seller ID: 91443


HAVIGHURST, Walter. Voices on the River : The Story of the Mississippi Waterways. New York : The Macmillan Company / London : Collier-Macmillan Limited, (1964). First Printing. Pp [i]-vii,(1),1-310,(2),+ 16 pp plates. Endpaper Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "This book surveys three centuries of transportation on the Mississippi system, from Indian canoes to the barge fleets that now dwarf the vanished steamboat traffic. It follows the frontier commerce up many rivers. It shows Indian tribes carried to exile; soldiers transported to army posts; artists, scientists a... View more info