In this richly insightful survey that represents the culmination of decades of research, a leading western specialist argues that the unique history of the American West did not end in the year 1900, as is commonly assumed, but was shaped as muchif not moreby events and innovations in the twentieth century. Earl Pomeroy gathers copious information on economic, political, social, intellectual, and business issues, thoughtfully evaluates it, and draws a new and more nuanced portrait of the West than has ever been depicted ...

The American Far West in the Twentieth Century 2009, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300158526

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The American Far West in the Twentieth Century 2008, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300120738