Kit Carson: A Pattern for Heroes

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Maps viii
  • Contents viii
  • Preface ix
  • Chapter 1 - Moving West 1
  • Chapter 2 - Across the Prairie 16
  • Chapter 3 - Too Small, Too Young, Too Green 26
  • Chapter 4 - Trapping to California 34
  • Chapter 5 - Rocky Mountain Men 46
  • Chapter 6 - Kit Takes a Wife 59
  • Chapter 7 - Blackfoot Country 70
  • Chapter 8 - Decline of the Mountain Men 83
  • Chapter 9 - Carson Meets Frémont 96
  • Chapter 10 - Lost in the Great Basin 108
  • Chapter 11 - Across the High Sierra 122
  • Chapter 12 - Waiting for War 138
  • Chapter 13 - The Conquest of California 151
  • Chapter 14 - Famous Dispatch Rider 163
  • Chapter 15 - Farmer and Scout 180
  • Chapter 16 - Agent to the Utes 198
  • Chapter 17 - Kit Fights to Save the Union 218
  • Chapter 18 - The Navajo Campaign 231
  • Chapter 19 - The Coup at Adobe Walls 250
  • Chapter 20 - General Carson and the Utes 261
  • Chapter 21 - Adios 276
  • Afterword 285
  • Notes 297
  • Bibliography 335
  • Index 347
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