Table of contents for Explorers, missionaries, and trappers : trailblazers of the West / Kieran Doherty.

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Chapter One Juan de Onfate and the TFounding of New Mexico         13
Chapter Two Eusebio Xino and the Missions of Arizona             31
Chapter Three Junipero Serra and Spanish California                  47
Chapter Four John Sutfer and the Opening of California           61
Chapter Five John McLoughlin and the British Jolrthwest             81
Chapter Six The Whitmans and the Mission in Washington          99
Chapter Seven Peter De Smet and the Montana and Idaho Missions    121
Chapter Eight Brigham Young and the Mormon Zion of Utah            139

A Western Timeline                                         158
Source Notes                                                164
Bibliography                                               167
Index                                                        170


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Pioneers West (U, S, ) Biography Juvenile literature, Frontier and pioneer life West (U, S, ) Juvenile literature, Explorers West (U, S, ) Biography Juvenile literature, Missionaries West (U, S, ) Biography Juvenile literature, Trappers West (U, S, ) Biography Juvenile literature, Pioneers, Explorers, Missionaries, West (U, S, ) Biography