By Mark Wyman
From 17th-century French coureurs de bois to lumberjacks of the nineteenth century, Wisconsin’s frontier period observed millions coming back from Europe and different components looking wealth and chance. Indians combined with those beginners, occasionally supporting and occasionally demanding them, usually taking advantage of their weapons and different exchange goods. This appealing historical past finds the conflicts, the defeats, the victories, and how the long run seemed to Wisconsin’s peoples first and foremost of the 20 th century.
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The Wisconsin Frontier (A History of the Trans-Appalachian Frontier) by Mark Wyman