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by Ray Allen Billington

Land of Savagery, Land of Promise: The European Image of the American Frontier in the Nineteenth Century download ebook
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0806119292
ISBN13:
978-0806119298
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Ray Allen Billington
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Univ of Oklahoma Pr; 1st edition (February 1, 1985)
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364 pages
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The origins of this book can be traced to a warmish winter day late in I973 when Dr. Ward, then Executive Secretary of the American Historical Association, visited the Huntington Library. Would I, he asked, listen to a request? Of course I would. When we were comfortably seated on the small porch adjoining the readers' entrance he told me his story.

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Ray Allen Billington was an American historian focusing his work on the history of the American frontier and the American West, becoming one of the leading defenders of Frederick Jackson Turner's "Frontier Thesis" from the 1950s to the 1970s, expanding the field of the history of th. .

Ray Allen Billington was an American historian focusing his work on the history of the American frontier and the American West, becoming one of the leading defenders of Frederick Jackson Turner's "Frontier Thesis" from the 1950s to the 1970s, expanding the field of the history of the American West. He was a co-founder of the Western History Association in 1961. Books by Ray Allen Billington. Mor. rivia About Land of Savagery.

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Land, of Savagery, Land of Promise: The European Image of the American Frontier in the Nineteenth Century. Virgin Land: The American West as Symbol and Myth. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1950. New York: Norton, 1981. Selling the Wild West: Popular Western Fiction. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1987. Tall Tales of Davy Crockett: The Second Nashville Series of Crockett Almanacs, 1839–1841. Introduction by Michael A. Lofaro. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1987.

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Ray Allen Billington’s Land of Savagery/Land of Promise: The European Image of the American Frontier is the ideal complementary volume to Smith’s work, tracing as it does the changing attitudes of Europeans toward the American West as a result of exposure to a plethora o.

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