RED COATS ON THE PRAIRIES: THE NORTH-WEST MOUNTED POLICE 1886-1900.

By: Beahen, William and Horrall, Stan.

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351 pp, small 4to (10 3/4" H), soft cover. B&w photos, reproductions. ".(C)uts through the romantic fantasies to expose the real heroes. It examines the social background of the men, their living conditions, their indiscretions, health, habits, training, discipline, benefits and marital relations. 'Red Coats on the Prairies' documents the influential role of the North-West Mounted Police in the political, social and cultural life of the developing western community." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - three tiny light marks on fore-edge of textblock, light crease on spine, very light soiling on bottom of textblock, book slightly cocked. VG

Title: RED COATS ON THE PRAIRIES: THE NORTH-WEST MOUNTED POLICE 1886-1900.

Author Name: Beahen, William and Horrall, Stan.

Categories: Military - Canadian: General, Canada - Prairie Provinces,

Publisher: Centax, Regina, Saskatchewan, (1998).:

Seller ID: 15420

Keywords: North-West Mounted Police, Mounties, Red Coats, Music, Horses, Musical ride, Forts, Barracks, Rebellion, Herchmer, Indians, Law enforcement, Prairies, Settlement, Pioneers, Uniforms, Yukon, Toronto, Winnipeg, Frederick White, Sam Steele, Regina, Rif,