William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic
  • William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic
  • William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic

William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic

by Alan Taylor
     
 

ISBN-10: 0679773002

ISBN-13: 9780679773009

Pub. Date: 08/28/1996

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

An innovative work of biography, social history, and literary analysis, this Pulitzer Prize-winning book presents the story of two men, William Cooper and his son, the novelist James Fennimore Cooper, who embodied the contradictions that divided America in the early years of the Republic. Taylor shows how Americans resolved their revolution through the creation of

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An innovative work of biography, social history, and literary analysis, this Pulitzer Prize-winning book presents the story of two men, William Cooper and his son, the novelist James Fennimore Cooper, who embodied the contradictions that divided America in the early years of the Republic. Taylor shows how Americans resolved their revolution through the creation of new social forms and new stories that evolved with the expansion of our frontier. of photos.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780679773009
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
576
Sales rank:
602,367
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.30(d)

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