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New Book: Food & Provisions of the Mountain Men

What did Rocky Mountain fur trappers eat? Not tofu, nor kale wraps Food & Provisions of the Mountain Men offers glimpse of 19th century frontier diet 3rd edition expanded to 80 pages, color cover, three new chapters, 50+ illustrations SAN … Continue reading

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8th of January: Battle of New Orleans Memorialized in Music

Question: In what year did the Battle of New Orleans, the last major battle of the War of 1812, take place? Hint: The song of the same name begins with: In 1814 we took a little trip . . . Answer: In … Continue reading

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