Item #9549 GATEWAY TO EMPIRE; A Narrative By Allan W. Eckert. Allan W. Eckert.
GATEWAY TO EMPIRE; A Narrative By Allan W. Eckert
GATEWAY TO EMPIRE; A Narrative By Allan W. Eckert
GATEWAY TO EMPIRE; A Narrative By Allan W. Eckert
GATEWAY TO EMPIRE; A Narrative By Allan W. Eckert
GATEWAY TO EMPIRE; A Narrative By Allan W. Eckert

GATEWAY TO EMPIRE; A Narrative By Allan W. Eckert

Boston Toronto: Little, Brown & Company, 1983. Alex Farquharson (cover art). First Edition, Second Printing. Cloth. Small quarto, blue buckram with gold lettering on spine + gilt stockaded Fort Dearborn at Chicago with Indian canoe passing embossed on front cover, illustrated with pictorial title page repeating gilt fort on front cover, 8 B&W maps & blue map endpapers, plus small images as headings; archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (price-clipped) depicting a river-&-forest campsite in color by Alex Farquharson; [in-text pictorial headings not credited];Amplification Notes; Bibliography; Index; xiv + 688 pages. Weight: 2 lbs. 5.5 oz. Like New / Very Fine. Item #9549
ISBN: 9780316206611

Allan Wesley Eckert (1931 – 2011) was an American novelist and playwright who specialized in remarkably accurate and dynamic historical novels for adults and children. He was also a naturalist who wrote studies on many birds and animals.

Gateway To Empire is a very accurate historical recreation, reconstruction, and dramatization. It is fifth in Eckert's acclaimed series The Winning of America.

EXCEPTIONAL COPY in all respects: Very tight, bright, clean copy in a sharp, clean dust jacket (price-clipped) with minute edgewear. No previous owner or remainder marks.

Price: $45.00

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