Alter, Judith. Growing Up In The Old West. New York: Franklin Watts, 1989.

Altman, Linda Jacobs. The California Gold Rush. Springfield, NJ: Enslow, 1997.

Blumberg, Rhoda. The Incredible Journey of Lewis and Clark. South China Printing Co.: Harper Collins Publishers, 1987.

Dines, Glen. Overland Stage. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961.

Hakim, Joy. The New Nation: 1789-1850. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

Leacock, Elspeth. Places In Time: A New Atlas of American History. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 2001.

Lourie, Peter. On The Trail of Sacagawea. Honesdale, Penn.: Caroline House, 2001.

Schanzer, Rebecca. How We Crossed The West: The Adventures of Lewis and Clark. Washington D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1997.

Stefoff, Rebecca. Children of the Westward Trail. Brookfield, CT: Millbrook Press, 1996.

Stefoff, Rebecca. Texas and the Far West. New York: Benchmark Press, 2003.

Wright, Courtni. Wagon Train: A Family Goes West. New York: Holiday House Publishers, 1995.


Primary Sources for Teachers

The American Frontier: 1785-1861, Teaching With Primary Sources Series, Volume 4. Peterborough, NH: Cobblestone Publishing Inc., 1996.

Viola, Herman. Exploring the West. Washington DC: Smithsonian Books, 1987.



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