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Kit Carson, pathfinder of the West.

Nardi (Reeder) Campion

Kit Carson, pathfinder of the West.

by Nardi (Reeder) Campion

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Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Carson, Kit, 1809-1868 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Carson, Kit, 1809-1868.,
    • Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the frontiersman who became known as a trapper, hunter, guide, and soldier.

      Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Shannon Stirnweis.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesA Discovery book
      ContributionsStirnweis, Shannon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF592.C33 C35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p.
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5878750M
      LC Control Number63009219

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      American frontiersman, trapper, soldier and guide, Christopher Carson, better known as Kit Carson, is one of the great heroes of the Old West. During the early s, Carson was a legendary mountain man and free trader in the American Southwest, having gained renown for his fur trade and trail-blazing efforts in New Mexico and westward to. About this Item: Kit Carson Hisorical Society, Kit Carson, CO, Paperback. Condition: Good. First printing. 90 pp. photos 1/12 az18xx. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller

      John C. paved the way West with many expeditions of discovery, with men like Kit Carson on his team. He played an instrumental and controversial role in the War with Mexico, was the first Pathfinder tells the story of one of the greatest, and least known, adventurers in history, John C. Fremont -- perhaps the greatest adventurer next to Captain /5.   This account of Carson's life gives us the true Kit Carson and Chapter 1, The Carson of History and Legend, and Chapter 4, Carson the Man: a New Appraisal, are particularly illuminating. Chapter 2, the heart of the book, is a newly edited and annotated edition Author: Jeff Arnold's West.


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Kit Carson: Pathfinder of the West5/5(1). Get this from a library. Kit Carson, pathfinder of the West. [Nardi Reeder Campion; Shannon Stirnweis] -- A biography of the frontiersman who became known as a trapper, hunter, guide, and soldier. Kit Carson- Pathfinder of the West E-book.

Discovery reader for grades More details Tweet Share Google+ Pinterest Quantity. $ Add to cart. Add to wishlist Send to a friend *: *: * Print More info; Kit's heart was with the wagon trains he saw leave town, not in the saddler's shop where he worked. The 11th of 14 sons, Christopher “Kit” Carson was born in Kentucky on Christmas Eve in —the same state and year as Abraham Lincoln.

When Carson was a year old, his family headed west to Missouri. Carson earned his nickname almost immediately, being smaller than his brothers and sisters.

A magnificent history of the American conquest of the West; "a story full of authority and color, truth and prophecy" (The New York Times Book Review).In the summer ofthe Army of the West marched through Santa Fe, en route to invade and /5(83). Kit Carson adored children and was an indulgent and doting parent.

Captain Rafael Chacon wrote: ‘He used to lie down on an Indian blanket with his pockets full of candy and lumps of sugar. His children would then jump on top of him and take the candy from his Author: Historynet Staff.

One of the reasons that I typically enjoy autobiographies is that I want to get to know the writer, their innermost feelings and their relationships. Kit Carson's autobiography is simply a dry telling of events. You will never get to know Kit Carson as a person. That being said, this book is not without value/5.

Kit Carson, byname of Christopher Houston Carson, (born DecemMadison County, Kentucky, U.S.—diedFort Lyon, Colorado), American frontiersman, trapper, soldier, and Indian agent who made an important contribution to the westward expansion of the United career as an Indian fighter earned him both folk hero status through its aggrandizement in the dime.

In this Feb. 7 photo, a life-size bronze statue of pathfinder Kit Carson., Nev., Carson guided John C. Fremont’s expedition when it passed through the largely unknown Great Basin from to.

A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Fremont, and the Claiming Published by User, 19 years ago In the interest of accuracy I would like to point out that the gentleman pictured with Kit Carson on the dust cover of David Robert's book is not John C.

Fremont but the Honorable E.O. Perrin of New York/5(5). This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising.

By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have rea. "It's really a book about the conquest of the American west, seen mainly through the eyes of Kit Carson," Sides said. "Because Kit Carson lived every phase of that westward expansion.

Christopher Houston "Kit" Carson, (Decem – ) was an American career as a frontiersman involved four chief occupations: mountain man, guide, Indian agent, and officer in the United States helped to open the American West to : DecemRichmond, Kentucky. Kit Carson (Christopher Houston Carson), –68, American frontiersman and guide, b.

Madison co., Ky. In he moved with his family to the Missouri frontier. Kit Carson, American Adventure Series, Edition Western Stories, School Library book by Frank L. Beals, WIld West Stories Good Condition TheCollectaholic 5 out of 5 stars () $ Favorite.

John Charles Frémont or Fremont (Janu – J ) was an American explorer, military officer, and was a US Senator from California, and in was the first Republican nominee for President of the United States. A native of Georgia, Frémont acquired male protectors after his father's death, and became proficient in mathematics, science, and ted by: Rutherford B.

Hayes. Buy Kit Carson: Pathfinder of the West by Nardi Reeder Campion online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ A life-size bronze statue of pathfinder Kit Carson, atop his horse, stands in the mall between the Legislative Building and the Capitol in Carson City, Nev.

Cathleen Allison/Las Vegas Review-Journal. Fremont would go on and explore the West lands and study the paths of other Pathfinders, such as Lewis and Clark, and carry on the pathfinder's findings in the West.

First Expedition. Kit Carson after over eight years of being out in the West hunting and trapping decided to go back to his hometown in Missouri to visit his parents and any of his.

All credit for this video goes toA&E, and LIONSGATE. It is posted here solely for the educational purposes of my students.A Presbyterian pastor, the Rev. Samuel Parker, was the first to introduce Kit Carson and his exploits in a book.

Kit’s interest to readers would continue, even after his death onas demonstrated by works that included The Fighting Trapper, or, Kit Carson to the Rescue, a dime novel published in 9. The Pathfinder When the Land Is Sick The Un-Alamo We Will Correct All This Narbona Pass The Uninvaded Silence On the Altar of the Country A Perfect Butchery The Fire of Montezuma Your Duty, Mr.

Carson Daggers in Every Look Men with Ears Down to Their Ankles The Hall of Final Ruin The New.