My Life in the Mountains and on the Plains, The Newly Discovered Autobiography of David Meriwether, edited by Robert Griffen

By: Meriwether, David

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301pgs illus. Very minor wear to dj. Meriwether was a frontiersman, mountain man in the far west, plainsman and territorial governor of New Mexico. He was a prisoner of the Spaniards in Santa Fe in the 1820's. While serving as governor and superintendent of Indian affairs, he preferred charges against Carson for disobedience, insubordination, and cowardice in the presence of Indians. Meriwether eluded that Carson was overrated.

Title: My Life in the Mountains and on the Plains, The Newly Discovered Autobiography of David Meriwether, edited by Robert Griffen

Author Name: Meriwether, David

Categories: Fur Trade,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Norman, Univ OK.: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good -

Type: Book

Seller ID: 241

Keywords: western americana, Fur Trade, Mountain Men, Kit Carson, Overland Travel