Search Our Online Inventory

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Online Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card

Would you like an Online Gift Card to Earthlight Books?

 

Familiar Links
 Last Word Books

Walla Walla:
Welcome Table Farm

 
 
 
Dreamers: On the Trail of the Nez Perce, Stadius, Martin

Author Name    Stadius, Martin

Title   Dreamers: On the Trail of the Nez Perce

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Publisher    Caxton Press 1999

ISBN Number    0870043935 / 9780870043932

Seller ID   ALIBRIS.0001884

0870043935 Very good in good dust jacket. Signed by author. Clean text, tight binding, minor crease on front cover of DJ, small tear and crease along bottom edge of DJ, author's inscription on title page Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 450 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. This book was part of Bill Gulick's personal library. It is signed to him by the author. Bill Gulick, a University of Oklahoma graduate, began his career writing for the Saturday Evening Post with a story about the Oregon Trail. He later went on to turn the story into the novel, Hallelujah Trail. The story was picked up by Hollywood along with two more of his stories, Bend of the River and Road to Denver. After nine months in Greenwich Village ( 43-44), he married Jeanne Abbot and began writing for Liberty, Colliers, and Esquire along with The Saturday Evening Post. It was shortly after the success of Bend of the River that Jeanne and Bill moved to Walla Walla, WA, where Bill still lives, though Jeanne passed on in 2001. After 64 years as a writer, Bill has 35 books to his credit; 28 of which are novels. Almost the entirety of his work encompasses the Northwest. He is a close friend of David Cosby, owner of Earthlight Books, who has inherited a large amount of his personal library and made it available online.

More Description

"Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press"
Stadius tells the story of the Nez Perce people, the Nee-Me-Poo. In 1877, the "Dreamer" (non-Christian) faction of the tribe, under pressure from land-hungry whites to move to a reservation, fled their homeland in eastern Oregon and central Idaho. The Nee-Me-Poo led pursuing troops on a four-month, 1,100-mile chase that ended tragically only forty miles short of Canada. Today, the route of the Nee-Me-Poo retreat is a National Historic Trail, part of the Nez Perce National Historical Park, with sites in four Western states.

Price = 16.00 USD


Browse some related titles while you're here:
Islam And Democracy: Fear Of The Modern World, Mernissi, Fatima
Islam And Democracy: Fear Of The Modern World
Mernissi, Fatima
9.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Tracking, Steele, Nancy
Tracking
Steele, Nancy
81.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Voyages of Discovery: Essays on the Lewis and Clark Expedition
Voyages of Discovery: Essays on the Lewis and Clark Expedition
9.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

The Signature of All Things: A Novel, Gilbert, Elizabeth
The Signature of All Things: A Novel
Gilbert, Elizabeth
8.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

The Mind's Eye, Sacks, Oliver
The Mind's Eye
Sacks, Oliver
5.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Buffalo Woman, Johnson, Dorothy M.
Buffalo Woman
Johnson, Dorothy M.
39.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

The Origin of Species and Other Poems (The Americas), Cardenal, Ernesto
The Origin of Species and Other Poems (The Americas)
Cardenal, Ernesto
7.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Fiction into film: A Walk in the spring rain, Maddux, Rachel
Fiction into film: A Walk in the spring rain
Maddux, Rachel
9.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Genealogy as Pastime and Profession, Second Edition, Jacobus, Donald L.
Genealogy as Pastime and Profession, Second Edition
Jacobus, Donald L.
18.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

The Spatial Child, Dixon, John Philo
The Spatial Child
Dixon, John Philo
90.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Juneteenth: A Novel, Ralph Ellison
Juneteenth: A Novel
Ralph Ellison
9.50 USD
Add to Book Bag!

Incredible Painting of Felix Clousseau, Agee, Jon
Incredible Painting of Felix Clousseau
Agee, Jon
18.00 USD
Add to Book Bag!

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie