Scots in the North American West, 1790-1917

By: Fernec Morton Szasz

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Book Details: 288 pages, 9 x 6, hardback, Oklahoma University Press


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Although Scots have never been an exceptionally large immigrant group in North America, their presence to the West proved significant in a variety of arenas. In this unique and engaging new book, Ferenc Morton Szasz outlines the many contributions Scots have made to the development of the region.

This book illuminates the many Scottish explorers, traders, adventurers, ranchers, artists, photographers, and writers who helped forge what is perhaps America's greatest cultural export-the myth of the West.

Title: Scots in the North American West, 1790-1917

Author: Fernec Morton Szasz

Categories: Scotland, Western States,

Publisher: Oklahoma University Press: 2000

ISBN Number: 0-8061-3253-1

ISBN Number 13: 9780806132532

Binding: hardback

Book Details: 288 pages, 9 x 6, hardback, Oklahoma University Press

Seller ID: 132531

Description: Although Scots have never been an exceptionally large immigrant group in North America, their presence to the West proved significant in a variety of arenas. In this unique and engaging new book, Ferenc Morton Szasz outlines the many contributions Scots have made to the development of the region.
This book illuminates the many Scottish explorers, traders, adventurers, ranchers, artists, photographers, and writers who helped forge what is perhaps America's greatest cultural export -the myth of the West.
288 pages, 9 x 6, hardback, Oklahoma University Press