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Title Writing western history : essays on major western historians / edited by Richard W. Etulain.
Publication Info. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c1991.
Open Library Cover
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Edition 1st ed.
Description ix, 370 p. ; 24 cm.
Note "Published in cooperation with the UNM Center for the American West."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The rise of western historiography / Richard W. Etulain -- Josiah Royce : the West as community / Robert V. Hine -- Hubert Howe Bancroft : first western regionalist / Charles S. Peterson -- Turner's first stand : the significance of significance in American history / William Cronon -- Frederick Jackson Turner and western regionalism / Michael C. Steiner -- After Turner : the western historiography of Frederic Logan Paxson / Richard W. Etulain -- Walter Prescott Webb and the search for the West / Elliott West -- Herbert Eugene Bolton : the making of a western historian / Donald E. Worcester -- James C. Malin : a voice from the grassland / Allan G. Bogue -- Henry Nash Smith's myth of the West / Lee Clark Mitchell -- Persistent traits and the persistent historian : the American frontier and Ray Allen Billington / Patricia Nelson Limerick -- Earl Pomeroy and the reorientation of western American history / Michael P. Malone -- Visions and revisions : recent interpretations of the American West / Richard W. Etulain.
Subject Historians -- West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) -- Historiography.
Added Author Etulain, Richard W.
University of New Mexico. Center for the American West.
ISBN 0826312888
0826312896 (pbk.)