Firearms, Traps, & Tools of the Mountain Men

By: Russell, Carl P.

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HB. Very Good/Very Good-. First Edition. Sm4to from 9" to 11". xviii, 448 pp, viii index, quarterbound w/orange cloth covered boards w/brown cloth covered spine w/green title block & gilt lettering, dj blu-black w/wht-orange letterng w/color illustrated front & spine, illustrated back panel. A guide in pictures & test to the equipment of the trappers and fur traders who opened the Old West from the 1820's to 1840's. The author provides the reader a brief background in western fur-trade history & then discusses the weapons, tools & procedures with which these frontiersmen developed a unique material culture in overcoming the obstacles of an untracked wilderness. slight wrinkling along dj top & bottom edges, dj in mylar protector.

Title: Firearms, Traps, & Tools of the Mountain Men

Author Name: Russell, Carl P.

Illustrator: Dines, Glen

Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Crafts, History, Hunting, Non-Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good-

Size: Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Seller ID: 027287

Keywords: MOUNTAIN MEN FIREARMS TRAPS FRONTIER TRAPPER HATCHETS AXES KNIVES WILDERNESS NON-FICTION AMERICANA HISTORY WEST