The Resource Regeneration through violence : the mythology of the American frontier, 1600-1860, by Richard Slotkin

Regeneration through violence : the mythology of the American frontier, 1600-1860, by Richard Slotkin

Label
Regeneration through violence : the mythology of the American frontier, 1600-1860
Title
Regeneration through violence
Title remainder
the mythology of the American frontier, 1600-1860
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Slotkin
Title variation
Mythology of the American frontier, 1600-1860
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Slotkin, Richard
Index
index present
LC call number
PS88
LC item number
.S5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature
  • National characteristics, American
  • Regeneration in literature
  • Violence in literature
  • Myth in literature
  • Littérature américaine
  • Américains
  • Mythologie dans la littérature
  • American literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature
  • Myth in literature
  • National characteristics, American
  • Regeneration in literature
  • Violence in literature
  • Mythos
  • Mythos
  • USA
  • USA
Label
Regeneration through violence : the mythology of the American frontier, 1600-1860, by Richard Slotkin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [593]-622
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Myth and literature in the New World -- Cannibals and Christians: European vs. American Indian culture -- Home in the heart of darkness: the origin of the Indian War narratives (1625-1682) -- Israel in Babylon: the archetype of the captivity narratives (1682-1700) -- A palisade of language: captivity mythology and the social crisis (1688-1693) -- The hunting of the beast: initiation or exorcism? (1675-1725) -- The search for a hero and the problem of the "natural man" (1700-1765) -- A gallery of types: the evolution of literary genres and the image of the American (1755-1785) -- Narrative into myth: the emergence of a hero (1784) -- Evolution of the national hero: farmer to hunter to Indian (1784-1855) -- Society and solitude: the frontier myth in romantic literature (1795-1825) -- The fragmented image: the Boone myth and sectional cultures (1820-1850) -- Man without a cross: the Leatherstocking myth (1823-1841) -- A pyramid of skulls
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
viii, 670 pages
Isbn
9780819540553
Lccn
72003725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00333612
  • (OCoLC)ocm00333612
Label
Regeneration through violence : the mythology of the American frontier, 1600-1860, by Richard Slotkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [593]-622
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Myth and literature in the New World -- Cannibals and Christians: European vs. American Indian culture -- Home in the heart of darkness: the origin of the Indian War narratives (1625-1682) -- Israel in Babylon: the archetype of the captivity narratives (1682-1700) -- A palisade of language: captivity mythology and the social crisis (1688-1693) -- The hunting of the beast: initiation or exorcism? (1675-1725) -- The search for a hero and the problem of the "natural man" (1700-1765) -- A gallery of types: the evolution of literary genres and the image of the American (1755-1785) -- Narrative into myth: the emergence of a hero (1784) -- Evolution of the national hero: farmer to hunter to Indian (1784-1855) -- Society and solitude: the frontier myth in romantic literature (1795-1825) -- The fragmented image: the Boone myth and sectional cultures (1820-1850) -- Man without a cross: the Leatherstocking myth (1823-1841) -- A pyramid of skulls
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
viii, 670 pages
Isbn
9780819540553
Lccn
72003725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00333612
  • (OCoLC)ocm00333612

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