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The frontier thesis : valid interpretation of American history?

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The frontier thesis : valid interpretation of American history?
Title
The frontier thesis
Title remainder
valid interpretation of American history?
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1903-1981
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Billington, Ray Allen
Dewey number
973.01
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
E179.5
LC item number
.B625
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1903-1981
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Billington, Ray Allen
Series statement
American problem studies
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  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • United States
  • Frontier thesis
Label
The frontier thesis : valid interpretation of American history?
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Publication
Bibliography note
"Guide for further reading": pages 119-122
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
The beginning of the controversy: Statement of the frontier thesis ; Later explanations and developments / Frederick J. Turner ; Turner's views challenged / George W. Pierson -- The frontier as safety valve drawing excess wage earners from the East: Not even an indirect safety valve attracting eastern farmers / Fred A. Shannon ; A resources and sociopsychological safety valve / Ellen von Nardroff -- Democracy as a product of the frontier: Democratic practices of English origin / Benjamin F. Wright ; American democracy distinguished from democracy in general / John D. Barnhart ; The impact of the frontier : a case study / Merle Curti -- Influence of the frontier on American character: The significance of continuity / Earl Pomeroy ; Mobility a strong influence / Everett S. Lee ; The role of abundance / David M. Potter -- Summary: The theis disputed / Richard Hofstadter ; The thesis upheld / Harry C. Allen
Control code
547537
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
122 pages
Lccn
66021640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(WaOLN)354717
Label
The frontier thesis : valid interpretation of American history?
Publication
Bibliography note
"Guide for further reading": pages 119-122
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginning of the controversy: Statement of the frontier thesis ; Later explanations and developments / Frederick J. Turner ; Turner's views challenged / George W. Pierson -- The frontier as safety valve drawing excess wage earners from the East: Not even an indirect safety valve attracting eastern farmers / Fred A. Shannon ; A resources and sociopsychological safety valve / Ellen von Nardroff -- Democracy as a product of the frontier: Democratic practices of English origin / Benjamin F. Wright ; American democracy distinguished from democracy in general / John D. Barnhart ; The impact of the frontier : a case study / Merle Curti -- Influence of the frontier on American character: The significance of continuity / Earl Pomeroy ; Mobility a strong influence / Everett S. Lee ; The role of abundance / David M. Potter -- Summary: The theis disputed / Richard Hofstadter ; The thesis upheld / Harry C. Allen
Control code
547537
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
122 pages
Lccn
66021640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(WaOLN)354717

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