University of Oklahoma Press, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. New / New. Item #189343
241 Pages. Dustwrapper is protected by Melinex Cover. Fort Riley and Its Neighbours is a story of soldiers trying to save money and civilians trying to make it. Fort Riley stands today overlooking the Kansas River because army quartermasters in the 1850s thought that small steamboats could deliver supplies cheaply there. Civilians came to help build the fort and stayed to bid on the quartermaster's contracts for feed and fuel. Size: 23.7 x 16.1 x 2.3 cm. 241 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; American West; General Custer. ISBN: 0806130717. ISBN/EAN: 9780806130712. Inventory No: 189343. This item is potentially heavy when packed and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost.
Keywords: BZDB395 History; American West; General Custer. Fort Riley and Its Neighbors Military Money and Economic Growth 18531895 WA Dobak