Fatal Environment: The Myth of the Frontier in the Age of Industrialization 1800-1890

Fatal Environment: The Myth of the Frontier in the Age of Industrialization 1800-1890

by Richard Slotkin
     
 

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The second volume in the award-winning trilogy that includes Gunfighter Nation, this important historical work examines the origins of the mythical American frontier and traces its development in the nineteenth century.

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The second volume in the award-winning trilogy that includes Gunfighter Nation, this important historical work examines the origins of the mythical American frontier and traces its development in the nineteenth century.

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**** Reprint of the Atheneum original of 1985, which is included in BCL3. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780060976262
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
08/01/1994
Edition description:
1st HarperPerennial ed
Pages:
656

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