The West (Paperback)

An Illustrated History

By Ken Burns, Stephen Ives, Geoffrey C. Ward

Back Bay Books, 9780316924856, 448pp.

Publication Date: September 17, 1999

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Paperback (10/2/2003)

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Shorn of the 400-plus images that illustrated the TV tie-in edition, the text of The West is an outstanding work of scholarly synthesis and a feat of storytelling. It is a book that will enthrall readers of popular history as well as students of the North American West. Essays by seven noted writers and historians, complement Geoffrey Wards compelling narrative.