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

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

In The Fatal Environment, Richard Slotkin demonstrates how the myth of frontier expansion and subjugation of the Indians helped to justify the course of America's rise to wealth and power. Using Custer's Last Stand as a metaphor for what Americans feared might happen if the frontier should be closed and the "savage" element be permitted to ... Read More

The Fatal Environment: The Myth of the Frontier in the Age of Industrialization, 1800-1890 1998, University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN-13: 9780806130309

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The Fatal Environment: The Myth of the Frontier in the Age of Industrialization, 1800-1890 1994, Harper Perennial

ISBN-13: 9780060976262

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The Fatal Environment: The Myth of the Frontier in the Age of Industrialization, 1800-1890 1985, Atheneum Books

ISBN-13: 9780689114106

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