Author Name Chalfant, William Y.
Title Dangerous Passage: The Santa Fe Trail and the Mexican War
Book Condition Near Fine
Edition First Edition
Publisher Norman, OK, U.S.A. University of Oklahoma Press 1994
ISBN Number 0806126132 / 9780806126135
Seller ID 016533
Hardcover with DJ in mylar. University of Oklahoma Press, 1994, first edition. In near fine condition. Americans in the mid 1840's, facing a nearly empty continent stretching to the West, saw it as their natural right, their "Manifest Destiny" to annex this land to the United States. The young country traveled to is "destiny" over a rough, rutted, dangerous road: The Santa Fe Trail.