Does the Frontier Experience Make America Exceptional?

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Does the Frontier Experience Make America Exceptional? - Turner, Frederick Jackson, and White, Richard, and Riley, Glenda

At the Chicago Exhibition in 1893, Frederick Jackson Turner set forth his thesis that the frontier, an ever changing boundary that defines civilization containing the Wild West, made America unique. The Turner thesis has been contested throughout much of the 20th century, and, most recently, New Western historians have claimed that the concept ...

Does the Frontier Experience Make America Exceptional? 1999, Bedford Books, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780312183097

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