New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. 368pp. Octavo. [21cm] Green cloth over boards with the title stamped in gold on spine, and the 'Rivers of America' logo embossed on front cover. Illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated end pages. Some rubbing on extremities of book and dust jacket. Minor losses on edges of dust jacket at spine and corners. Spine of dust jacket is faded. Very Good / Very Good. Item #62229
Historical work about the west in which Vestal explains how the Missouri river has not only taken on the job of moving dirt in North America, but has also acted as a divide in culture across the states.