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The American West in the Twentieth Century
Richard W. Etulain
by University of Oklahoma Press
Written in English
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Etulain (Univ. of New Mexico) and his colleagues have compiled a solid bibliography on the modern American West. Over entries cover scholarly books, articles, essays, reference works, dissertations, and related materials published since on the region's social, political, economic, environmental, leisure, science, cultural, and intellectual : Hardcover.
Earl Pomeroy (–) was Emeritus Professor of History at the University of California, San Diego, and Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Oregon, Eugene.
He wrote numerous groundbreaking books on the American West in the twentieth century, including The Pacific Slope and In Search of the Golden d W. Etulain is Emeritus Professor of History at the University of /5(2).
"Earl Pomeroy fathered the New Western History' by pushing historians of the American West into the twentieth century, and this expansive survey, covering the economic, political, and social development of the region, attests to the research that he accomplished and the scholarship that he inspired."-Stephen Aron, UCLA and Autry Institute for the Study of the American WestCited by: 4.
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Michael P. Malone and Richard W. Etulain move beyond myth and beyond the influential frontier thesis advanced by Frederick Jackson Turner to write about the American West as it has actually developed in the twentieth century.
In vivid detail they describe a region too richly varied and dynamic to be contained by the imagination/5. The American West: a twentieth-century history. [Michael P Malone; Richard W Etulain] -- Discusses economic, political, social, and cultural developments in the West from the turn of the century to the present day.
Historian Richard White describes Turner and Buffalo Bill (William F. Cody) as “the two master narrators” of the American West.
Each articulated powerful, if conflicting, stories: “Turner’s history was one of free land, the essentially peaceful occupation of a largely empty continent, and the creation of a unique American identity.
Get this from a library. The American West: a twentieth-century history. [Michael P Malone; Richard W Etulain] -- Discusses economic, political, social, and cultural developments in the West from the turn of the century to the present day.
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Get this from a library. The American West in the twentieth century: a bibliography. [Richard W Etulain; University of New Mexico. Center for the American West.;]. Genre/Form: Electronic books Bibliography History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: American West in the twentieth century.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, © The result, after twelve years of painstaking research, is The American Century, to be published by Alfred A. Knopf this fall. The book traces what is in fact the second American century, from the centennial of the Constitution, into its bicentennial—which happened to coincide with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of the Cold War.
The American West is the only book-length historical overview of the post American West. This balanced, comprehensive account of the modern West skillfully delineates the changes and resulting. Westerners International Outstanding 20th Century Non-fiction Books on the American West, by Year.
Here the frontiers stood, for the most part, until around the end of the nineteenth century, when in a burst of expansive energy the United States consolidated its hemispheric interests by taking colonies in the West Indies: Puerto Rico, occupied by troops in the Spanish-American War inand the Virgin Islands, purchased from Denmark in World War I.
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The nominating panel included Spirituality & Practice book review editor Frederic A. Brussat, S&H columnist Thomas. Historian Gerald D. Nash has written the first account of the epic growth of the economy of the American West during the twentieth century, showing how national interests shaped the West over the course of the past hundred years.
The "American Century": What Was Really Behind It. In the history of the world, never has a nation come into power, wealth and world influence as rapidly as the United States in the 20th century. The “American Century,” as some historians have labeled it, saw a union of states that had almost split apart in the s rise to world power.
Literature Chris Enss: author of historical nonfiction that documents the forgotten women of the Old West. Zane Grey: author of many popular novels on the Old West Karl May: best selling German writer of all time, noted chiefly for wild west books set in the American West.
Lorin Morgan-Richards. "This is a little book about a big subject," wrote Gerald Nash in his introduction to The American West in the Twentieth Century (). Thanks to Michael Malone and Richard Etulain, we now have a second book on the same subject.
The century is more advanced, but their volume is no bigger. Yet within the limits of a relatively brief text, the authors have provided us with an impressive survey Author: Peter Iverson.
The History of the American West Gets a Much-Needed Rewrite Through the first half of the 20th century, however, few sought to challenge .The 20th century was a time of enormous changes in American life.
The beginning of the 21st century seems a suitable time to look back over the past years and see how the United States has developed, for better and worse, during that period of its history.