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The lure of the land; a social history of the public lands from the Articles of Confederation to the New Deal / Everett Dick.


Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1970] .
ISBN , 0803207255

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Subjects Domaine public -- EĢtats-Unis -- Histoire.
Public lands -- United States -- History.
Public lands.
United States.
Description xii, 413 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, plates ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1970]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-388).
Also issued online.
Contents Land Precedents of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries -- The Early Nineteenth-Century Land Program -- Surveying -- Doing a Land-Office Business -- Squatters and Pre-emption -- Lands of the Mexican Cession -- The Diggings -- The Pre-emption Law in Action -- The Fight for Free Land -- Free Homes for the Millions -- Internal Improvement Lands -- Timber and the Public Domain -- The Day of the Speculator -- Free Grass, the Cattleman's Paradise -- The Range Wars -- Town Building on the Public Lands -- "Run for Your Land" -- Beyond the 100th Meridian -- Saving the Remnants of Our National Resources - Conservation -- A House Divided Against Itself
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)86291
(OCoLC)ocm00086291
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WorldCat Identities Dick, Everett 1898-1989.
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