The frontier in Latin American history by C. A. M. Hennessy

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  • Latin America,
  • Latin America.


  • Frontier thesis.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Latin America.,
  • Latin America -- History.

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Bibliography: p. [164]-187.

Book details

StatementAlistair Hennessy.
LC ClassificationsF1410 .H45 1978b
The Physical Object
Pagination202 p. :
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4292271M
ISBN 100713159154
LC Control Number78319879

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Herbert Eugene Bolton (July 20, – January 30, ) was an American historian who pioneered the study of the Spanish-American borderlands and was a prominent authority on Spanish American history.

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Turner was only 32 years old when he presented his historic thesis, 'The Significance of the Frontier in American History' to a group of fellow historians in Chicago in Although Turner's.

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The Adventures on the American Frontier series is a collection of books that introduce children to some of the people who made a difference in the shaping of America, many of whom. Thus the advance of the frontier has meant a steady movement away from the influence of Europe, a steady growth of independence on American lines.

And to study this advance, the men who grew up under these conditions, and the political, economic, and social results of it, is to study the really American part of our history. Stages of Frontier. Jul 08,  · Chris Hannan's top 10 tales of the American frontier He wrote it all up in this travel book; the miners and sharpers and gunslingers he met and drank with, and the greed and fantasising that Author: Chris Hannan.

It has been subsequently reprinted and anthologized many times, and was incorporated into Turner's book, The Frontier in American History, as Chapter I. The thesis shares his views on how the idea of the frontier shaped the American being and characteristics.

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Schell, Journal of Latin American Studies “What the book delivers most powerfully is a sense of the profound changes that took place on the southern frontier.

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In this essay, Turner expressed his thoughts about how the frontier set up and created unique American characteristics. Now the truth is that the American frontier of history has many a local habitation and many a name.

And this is why it lies somewhat indefinite under the blue haze of the years, all the more alluring for its lack of definition, like some old mountain range, the softer and more beautiful for its own shadows.

There are quite several sharp notions in The Frontier in American History by Frederick Jackson Turner, and all of these notions very well contribute to the revelation that with diversity comes the great possibility of acquiring an identity independent as it is from everything else outside.See Alistair Hennessy's influential essay on the effect of Turner, Frederick Jackson on the conceptualization of Latin American frontiers in his, “ The Turner Thesis in Latin America, ” The Frontier in Latin American History (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, ), pp.

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