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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Opening the great West: experiences of a missionary in by John McDougall; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History, Frontier and pioneer life, Canada, Missions, Indians of North America, Canadian Missionaries; Places: Alberta, Canadian Northwest.
This book explores the opening of the west from the colonial days to the early s. It's a good overview of the conflicts, treaties, heroism, disasters and adventurous spirit that made up frontiersmen and women.
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It is far more encompassing and complete than Geoffrey Ward's book, `The West: An Illustrated History.' Ward's book has its own charms: photography, layout, and 5/5(7). Start studying Chapter The Great West and the Agricultural Revolution.
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My point is that, though one might seek to read the Great Books of the Western World, it is very easy to rush the process. “Having read” is not necessarily to say “having read deeply and understood on many levels”; likewise, it is not to say, as Allan Bloom has put it, that the book has become a part of you.
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The American frontier includes the geography, history, folklore, and cultural expression of life in the forward wave of American expansion that began with English colonial settlements in the early 17th century and ended with the admission of the last remaining western territories as states in This era of massive migration and settlement was particularly encouraged by President Thomas Location: Currently the United States, historically.
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