The Resource On Turner's trail : 100 years of writing western history, Wilbur R. Jacobs

On Turner's trail : 100 years of writing western history, Wilbur R. Jacobs

Label
On Turner's trail : 100 years of writing western history
Title
On Turner's trail
Title remainder
100 years of writing western history
Statement of responsibility
Wilbur R. Jacobs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Wilbur R
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.J33 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • West (U.S.)
  • United States, West
  • USA
  • USA
  • USA
  • Frontier
  • Historiography
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Geschiedschrijving
  • Grenzgebiet
  • Eroberung
  • Geschichtsschreibung
  • Geschichtsschreibung
Label
On Turner's trail : 100 years of writing western history, Wilbur R. Jacobs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Turner's essay of 1893: the frontier as a molding force -- Turner's apprenticeship: the waspish trail -- The making of a historian: Yankee perspectives -- Developing a ruling theory -- Explaining colonial American history -- Explaining agricultural history -- The twentieth century: politics, urbanization, and world government -- Turner and the threats of the twentieth century -- Turner's shadow on world frontiers -- The "realwestern" history: its impact upon generations of students -- The emergence of Frederick Merk -- Reverse environmentalism and other teaching themes -- Merk takes the flag --The Billington era -- The challenge of Richard White to the Turnerian legacy -- Turnerian echoes in William Cronon's Nature's metropolis -- After a century: minefields along the Turnerian trail
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 342 pages
Isbn
9780700606160
Lccn
93038244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29223738
  • (OCoLC)ocm29223738
Label
On Turner's trail : 100 years of writing western history, Wilbur R. Jacobs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Turner's essay of 1893: the frontier as a molding force -- Turner's apprenticeship: the waspish trail -- The making of a historian: Yankee perspectives -- Developing a ruling theory -- Explaining colonial American history -- Explaining agricultural history -- The twentieth century: politics, urbanization, and world government -- Turner and the threats of the twentieth century -- Turner's shadow on world frontiers -- The "realwestern" history: its impact upon generations of students -- The emergence of Frederick Merk -- Reverse environmentalism and other teaching themes -- Merk takes the flag --The Billington era -- The challenge of Richard White to the Turnerian legacy -- Turnerian echoes in William Cronon's Nature's metropolis -- After a century: minefields along the Turnerian trail
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 342 pages
Isbn
9780700606160
Lccn
93038244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29223738
  • (OCoLC)ocm29223738

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