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The genesis of the frontier thesis : a study in historical creativity / by Ray Allen Billington.


San Marino, Calif. : Huntington Library, 1971.
ISBN 0873280504, 9780873280501

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Subjects Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- Historiography.
Frontier thesis.
Frontier.
Geschichte.
Turner, Frederick Jackson, 1861-1932.
Turner, Frederick Jackson.
USA.
United States -- Territorial expansion -- Historiography.
Description xi, 315 pages ; 27 cm
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The frontier thesis in retrospect -- Fred J. Turner : background and training, 1885-1889 -- The emerging hypothesis, 1889-1892 -- The social climate -- The intellectual climate -- Reading and speculation, 1892-1893 -- The 1893 essay and its reception -- The William E. Dodd correspondence, 1919 -- The Constance Lindsay Skinner Correspondence, 1922 -- The Carl Becker correspondence, 1925-1927 -- The Merle Curi correspondence, 1918-1931 -- The Luther L. Bernard correspondence, 1928.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)257881
(OCoLC)ocm00257881
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Billington, Ray Allen, 1903-1981.
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