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The Resource The new country : a social history of the American frontier, 1776-1890, Richard A. Bartlett

The new country : a social history of the American frontier, 1776-1890, Richard A. Bartlett

Label
The new country : a social history of the American frontier, 1776-1890
Title
The new country
Title remainder
a social history of the American frontier, 1776-1890
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Bartlett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bartlett, Richard A
Dewey number
917.8/03/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HN57
  • F591
LC item number
  • .B34
  • .B378
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • United States
  • Vie des pionniers
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • Economic history
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Social conditions
  • United States
  • USA
  • Frontier
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • United States
  • USA
Label
The new country : a social history of the American frontier, 1776-1890, Richard A. Bartlett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-473) 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
I. This land is ours: the sweep across the continent -- Some myths of the American frontier -- The problem of the Native American -- The sweep across the continent: first phase -- Ownership and order: land legislation and provision for government -- The sweep across the continent: final phase -- II. The people -- The basic mix -- Basic traits and new ingredients -- III. Agriculture: the basic endeavor -- Farming the Appalachian frontier -- Farming the Middle West and South -- Far Western farmers and cattlemen -- IV. Despoilment: the rape of the new country -- Destruction and construction by nature and man -- Far Western spoliation -- V. Transportation -- Travel by road -- Water routes and railroads -- VI. New country society -- Men, women, and families -- Society beyond the family -- VII. The urban frontier -- VIII. From new country to settled country
Control code
ocm01069434
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 487 pages
Isbn
9780195017380
Lccn
74079619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o01069434
  • (OCoLC)01069434
Label
The new country : a social history of the American frontier, 1776-1890, Richard A. Bartlett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-473) 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
I. This land is ours: the sweep across the continent -- Some myths of the American frontier -- The problem of the Native American -- The sweep across the continent: first phase -- Ownership and order: land legislation and provision for government -- The sweep across the continent: final phase -- II. The people -- The basic mix -- Basic traits and new ingredients -- III. Agriculture: the basic endeavor -- Farming the Appalachian frontier -- Farming the Middle West and South -- Far Western farmers and cattlemen -- IV. Despoilment: the rape of the new country -- Destruction and construction by nature and man -- Far Western spoliation -- V. Transportation -- Travel by road -- Water routes and railroads -- VI. New country society -- Men, women, and families -- Society beyond the family -- VII. The urban frontier -- VIII. From new country to settled country
Control code
ocm01069434
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 487 pages
Isbn
9780195017380
Lccn
74079619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o01069434
  • (OCoLC)01069434

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