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Blood and thunder: the epic story of Kit Carson and the conquest of the American West
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New York : Anchor Books, 2007.
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First Anchor Books edition.
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xi, 578 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
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Examines America's westward expansion, describing the forcible subjugation of Native American tribes, including the fierce battles against the Navajo which ended with a brutal siege at Canyon de Chelly and the "Long Walk" migration. -- Publisher

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APA Citation (style guide)

Sides, H. (2007). Blood and thunder: the epic story of Kit Carson and the conquest of the American West. First Anchor Books edition. New York, Anchor Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sides, Hampton. 2007. Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West. New York, Anchor Books.

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Sides, Hampton, Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West. New York, Anchor Books, 2007.

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Sides, Hampton. Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West. First Anchor Books edition. New York, Anchor Books, 2007.

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Notes

General Note
Originally published: New York : Doubleday, c2006.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Examines America's westward expansion, describing the forcible subjugation of Native American tribes, including the fierce battles against the Navajo which ended with a brutal siege at Canyon de Chelly and the "Long Walk" migration. -- Publisher