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The West of the imagination, William H. Goetzmann and William N. Goetzmann

Label
The West of the imagination
Title
The West of the imagination
Statement of responsibility
William H. Goetzmann and William N. Goetzmann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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West of the imagination (Television program)
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Goetzmann, William H
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NX653.W47
LC item number
G6 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Goetzmann, William N
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  • West (U.S.)
  • USA
  • Wilder Westen
  • Frontier
  • Frontier
  • USA
  • Wilder Westen
  • United States, West
  • Arts, American
  • Arts, American
  • Kunst
  • Kunst
  • Arts, American
Label
The West of the imagination, William H. Goetzmann and William N. Goetzmann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion volume to the PBS television series of the same title
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 561-586) and index
Contents
  • PART ONE - THE ROMANTIC HORIZON -- The view from Peale's Museum -- George Catlin: Saving the memory of a vanishing race -- European science and the noble savage -- The vogue for galleries and compendia: Stanley, Kane, and Easman -- "In all their savage glory" -- The mountain man: a fair likeness -- Painting the perils of the West -- Currier and Ives and the West -- PART TWO - THE GOLDEN LAND -- Destiny and democracy - Shattering the rim of Christendom -- Picturing Manifest Destiny -- The great reconnaissance -- Overland to an empire: dream, nightmare and reality -- The El Dorado vision -- Dreaming in San Francisco -- PART THREE - IMAGES OF GLORY -- Bierstadt's mighty mountains -- The wonders of Yosemite -- Artist and photographer in wonderland -- The grandest canyon of them all -- Images of progress -- Episodes of glory --- Views of tragedy -- The resurrection of the vanishing American
  • PART FOUR - THE WILD RIDERS -- Frederic Remington: no teacup tragedies -- C.M. Russell: the cowboy genius -- PART FIVE - PLAY THE LEGEND -- The American scout triumphant -- Cowboys and cameramen -- Pictures tell the story -- Cowboys create history -- Westerns make history -- PART SIX - OTHER VOICES, OTHER WESTS -- The mysterious artist of the West -- Escape to Taos -- Left Bank of the Rio Hondo -- What have you done with your land? -- The Indian renaissance -- Montezuma's return -- The transcendent West of Georgia O'Keeffe -- The West of Jackson Pollock -- Photographing the postmodern West -- From the Old West to the New West: A paradox of perception -- We follow the sun: temples and tumuli in the Western landscape
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxi, 604 p.
Isbn
9780806135335
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017076
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)225852410
  • (OCoLC)ocn225852410
Label
The West of the imagination, William H. Goetzmann and William N. Goetzmann
Publication
Note
Companion volume to the PBS television series of the same title
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 561-586) and index
Contents
  • PART ONE - THE ROMANTIC HORIZON -- The view from Peale's Museum -- George Catlin: Saving the memory of a vanishing race -- European science and the noble savage -- The vogue for galleries and compendia: Stanley, Kane, and Easman -- "In all their savage glory" -- The mountain man: a fair likeness -- Painting the perils of the West -- Currier and Ives and the West -- PART TWO - THE GOLDEN LAND -- Destiny and democracy - Shattering the rim of Christendom -- Picturing Manifest Destiny -- The great reconnaissance -- Overland to an empire: dream, nightmare and reality -- The El Dorado vision -- Dreaming in San Francisco -- PART THREE - IMAGES OF GLORY -- Bierstadt's mighty mountains -- The wonders of Yosemite -- Artist and photographer in wonderland -- The grandest canyon of them all -- Images of progress -- Episodes of glory --- Views of tragedy -- The resurrection of the vanishing American
  • PART FOUR - THE WILD RIDERS -- Frederic Remington: no teacup tragedies -- C.M. Russell: the cowboy genius -- PART FIVE - PLAY THE LEGEND -- The American scout triumphant -- Cowboys and cameramen -- Pictures tell the story -- Cowboys create history -- Westerns make history -- PART SIX - OTHER VOICES, OTHER WESTS -- The mysterious artist of the West -- Escape to Taos -- Left Bank of the Rio Hondo -- What have you done with your land? -- The Indian renaissance -- Montezuma's return -- The transcendent West of Georgia O'Keeffe -- The West of Jackson Pollock -- Photographing the postmodern West -- From the Old West to the New West: A paradox of perception -- We follow the sun: temples and tumuli in the Western landscape
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxi, 604 p.
Isbn
9780806135335
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017076
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)225852410
  • (OCoLC)ocn225852410

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