Old Northwest (Hardcover)
Pioneer Period, 1815-1840
Indiana University Press, 9780253341686, 672pp.
Publication Date: October 22, 1983
The Old Northwest is an unparalleled account of the pioneer period, the problems of settlers, and the westward movement of the American people. No historian, professional or otherwise, who is interested in the history of the region comprising Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, and parts of Minnesota can afford to be without this book. Based on nearly twenty-five years of research, it is that rare classic which appeals to specialist and general reader alike.