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The American frontier revisited

by Margaret Walsh

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Published by Humanities Press in Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • West (U.S.),
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- United States,
    • Land use, Rural -- United States,
    • Frontier thesis,
    • United States -- Territorial expansion,
    • West (U.S.) -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared for the Economic History Society by Margaret Walsh.
      SeriesStudies in economic and social history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE179.5 .W34
      The Physical Object
      Pagination88 p. :
      Number of Pages88
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4114710M
      ISBN 100391020986
      LC Control Number80036857

      When it appeared in , the first edition of Ray Allen Billington's Westward Expansion set a new standard for scholarship in western American history, and the book's reputation among historians, scholars, and students grew through four subsequent editions. This abridgment and revision of Billington and Martin Ridge's fifth edition, with a new introduction and additional scholarship by Ridge 5/5(2). American Frontier and Western Issues: A Historiographical Review By Roger L. Nichols Greenwood Press, Read preview Overview "Perils of Ocean and Wilderness": A Field Guide to North American Catholic History By Dries, Angelyn The Catholic Historical Review, Vol. , No. 2, Spring

      The Histories of the American Frontier Series, initiated by Ray Allen Billington, has been shaping the course of western and frontier history for nearly forty years. These volumes have served both to synthesize existing historiography and to set new directions for future scholarship. The Journal of American History has called the series “an outstanding contribution to American frontier. From the publisher: "In this novel authorized by Little House Heritage Trust, Sarah Miller vividly recreates the beauty, hardship, and joys of the frontier in a dazzling work of historical fiction, a captivating story that illuminates one courageous, resilient, and loving pioneer woman as never before--Caroline Ingalls, 'Ma' in Laura Ingalls Wilder's beloved Little House books.

      The Frontier Thesis may have “created” Western history but it also set up arbitrary divisions between “the West” and “the rest” – divisions Limerick was determined to break down in The Legacy of Conquest: The Unbroken Past of the American West. Crabgrass Frontier Revisited in New York: the most influential books ever written on urban history and on American cities. One of the main ideas in the book is that the rich began the flight from the city first — something that.


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Authors (view affiliations) Part of the Studies in Economic and Social History book series (SESH) Chapters Table of contents (6 chapters) About About this book; Table of contents. Search within book. Front Matter. Pages PDF. The Significance of the Frontier Thesis in American Economic History.

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