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The Resource Beyond the frontier : writers, Western regionalism, and a sense of place, Harold P. Simonson

Beyond the frontier : writers, Western regionalism, and a sense of place, Harold P. Simonson

Label
Beyond the frontier : writers, Western regionalism, and a sense of place
Title
Beyond the frontier
Title remainder
writers, Western regionalism, and a sense of place
Statement of responsibility
Harold P. Simonson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810/.9/3278
Index
index present
LC call number
PS271
LC item number
.S5 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Beyond the frontier : writers, Western regionalism, and a sense of place, Harold P. Simonson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 176-184) and index
Contents
1. Prospects, limitations and a sense of regional place : an introduction -- 2. Frederick Jackson Turner : frontier as symbol -- 3. The tempered romanticism of John Muir -- 4. The West as apotheosis -- 5. The closed frontier and American tragedy -- 6. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : barriers and boundaries -- 7. Ole Rölvaag and the immigrant promise denied -- 8. California, Nathanael West and the journey's end -- 9. The West and eschatology -- 10. Regionalism as Frontier synthesis -- 11. Three Montana regionalists : Ivan Doig, James Welch, Norman Maclean -- 12. Home and the good life : conclusion
Control code
19393657
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 192 p.
Isbn
9780875650401
Lccn
89004411
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1999. With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Label
Beyond the frontier : writers, Western regionalism, and a sense of place, Harold P. Simonson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 176-184) and index
Contents
1. Prospects, limitations and a sense of regional place : an introduction -- 2. Frederick Jackson Turner : frontier as symbol -- 3. The tempered romanticism of John Muir -- 4. The West as apotheosis -- 5. The closed frontier and American tragedy -- 6. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : barriers and boundaries -- 7. Ole Rölvaag and the immigrant promise denied -- 8. California, Nathanael West and the journey's end -- 9. The West and eschatology -- 10. Regionalism as Frontier synthesis -- 11. Three Montana regionalists : Ivan Doig, James Welch, Norman Maclean -- 12. Home and the good life : conclusion
Control code
19393657
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 192 p.
Isbn
9780875650401
Lccn
89004411
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1999. With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries

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