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Title The Oxford history of the American West / edited by Clyde A. Milner II, Carol A. O'Connor, Martha A. Sandweiss.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.


 Main Stacks  F591 .O95 1994    AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 872 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 26 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Gift of Juanita Martin.
Subject West (U.S.) -- History.
Contents Native peoples and native histories / Peter Iverson -- The Spanish-Mexican rim / David J. Weber -- Empires of trade, hinterlands of settlement / Jay Gitlin -- American frontier / Elliott West -- National initiatives / Clyde A. Milner II -- Entering the global economy / Keith L. Bryant, Jr. -- Animals and enterprise / Richard White -- An agricultural empire / Allan G. Bogue -- A saga of families / Kathleen Neils Conzen -- Religion and spirituality / Ferenc M. Szasz, Margaret Connell Szasz -- Violence / Richard Maxwell Brown -- Wage earners and wealth makers / Carlos A. Schwantes -- The federal presence / Carl Abbott -- Politics and protests / Michael P. Malone, F. Ross Peterson -- A region of cities / Carol A. O'Connor -- Alaska and Hawaii / Victoria Wyatt -- Landscapes of abundance and scarcity / William Cronon -- Contemporary peoples/contested places / Sarah Deutsch, George J. Sanchez, Gary Y. Okihiro.
The visual west / Brian W. Dippie -- The literary west / Thomas J. Lyon -- Speaking for the past / Charles S. Peterson -- Selling the popular myth / Anne M. Butler -- Comparing wests and frontiers / Walter Nugent.
Other Author Milner, Clyde A., II, 1948-
O'Connor, Carol A., 1946-
Sandweiss, Martha A.
Other Title History of the American West.
American West.