HISTORY OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI WEST

A history of the Trans-Mississippi West from 1800 to the present time, emphasizing the Native Americans, Spanish settlement, and Westward Expansion. Manifest Destiny, mining and cattle frontiers, settlement of the Great Plains and the Rocky Mountains, closing of the western frontier, and the "New West" of today. Prerequisite: minimum sophomore standing or instructor permission.

Credits: 
3
Program Code: 
HIST
Course Number: 
348
Academic Program(s): 
History Program