Travel back in time to the early days of America's westward expansion with this fascinating study of the historic Natchez Trace trail. From its origins as a Native American trading route to its later use by settlers and traders heading west, the Natchez Trace played a key role in the history of the American frontier. Written by noted historian Robert Green Hall, this book offers a vivid and detailed account of the people and events that shaped this important transportation corridor. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the "public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.