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by W. Eugene Hollon


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See a Problem? We’d love your help. Details (if other): Cancel. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The Southwest: Old and New. by. W. Eugene Hollon.

William Eugene Hollon, American historian, educator, author. The Southwest Old and New (Bison Book). Fellow Newberry Library, 1953, American Philosophical Society, 1947, 50, 64, Huntington Library, 1969, 72, 77; Fulbright and Smith-Mundt fellow to Peru, 1958, to Spain, 1966-1967; recipient Distinguished Alumni award E. Texas State University, 1971. Beyond the cross timbers;: The travels of Randolph B. Marcy, 1812-1887. 8vo. xiii, 270 pp, preface, acknowledgments, list of b&w. THE LOST PATHFINDER Zebulon Montgomery Pike.

As Booth Tarkington and Eugene O'Neill have given us the small town of the nineties, Mrs. Lane shows us the first decade of the . This particular collection of short stories gives us a highly entertaining glimpse into the goings-on of an unnamed small town in turn-of-the-century Mid-America. Lane shows us the first decade of the century. The author crafts a dynamic cast of characters, focusing on one or two with each vignette but weaving many of them throughout the book.

Revisionist history books tell us that the Wild West was an anarchic period of time that was not conducive to human . One of the most important texts disrupting this depiction of the Old West was W. Eugene Hollon’s Frontier Violence: Another Look.

Revisionist history books tell us that the Wild West was an anarchic period of time that was not conducive to human prosperity. Images of a Hobbesian nightmare – a life that is brutish and short – are ingrained in our consciousness thanks to decades of public schooling and violent images on the silver screen which are light on actual history and heavy on creative license. Hollon argued that the Western frontier was a far more civilized, more peaceful, and safer place than American society is today.

The author of this outstanding book, a Texas-born professor of history at the University of Oklahoma, limits his ""Southwest"" of America to the states of Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Arizona; here he presents a political, soci.

The author of this outstanding book, a Texas-born professor of history at the University of Oklahoma, limits his ""Southwest"" of America to the states of Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Arizona; here he presents a political, social and cultural history of this vast region from the days of the cliff-dwellers to the present. Supplementing the studies of Walter Prescott Webb (The Great Plains. et. and J. Frank Dobie, the author, a man steeped in his subject, writes of climate and geography, of explorers and Indians and soldiers, of stage-coaches and the camel-corps.

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1983: Paperback: Toronto; New York: Bantam Books ^ "With The Old Breed draft foreword". World War 2 Database.

1983: Paperback: Toronto; New York: Bantam Books. ISBN 978-0-553-23055-0 - 82912620. The Bantam war book series). 1990: New York, New York: Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-506714-9 - 22653690. New introduction by Paul Fussell). "With The Old Breed draft foreword". Eugene B. Sledge Papers, RG 96, Auburn University Libraries Special Collections & Archives Department. Retrieved 2008-11-18. Fussell, Paul (1989). Terkel, Studs (Interviewer) & Sledge, .

The Lost Land: The Chicano Image of the Southwest.

Frontierswomen: The Iowa Experience. He reflects on the state of the plains today and the threat of a new dustbowl. The Lost Land: The Chicano Image of the Southwest.

The Southwest : Old and New. by W. Select Format: Paperback. ISBN13: 9780803250918.

Trade Paperback. American History. This panorama of Southwestern life from the ancient cliff-dwellers' communities to modern Houston, Phoenix, and Santa Fe opens with a chronicle of settlement and discovery. First came the Spaniards, imposing their culture on the Indians, and after the French. Then came the Anglo-Americans, more successful in their struggle against Santa Anna's Mexico. . . .

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ISBN13: 978-0803250918

ISBN: 0803250916

Author: W. Eugene Hollon

Category: History

Subcategory: Americas

Language: English

Publisher: Univ of Nebraska Pr (June 1, 1968)

Pages: 486 pages

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