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Author Pomeroy, Earl S. (Earl Spencer), 1915-2005-

Title The American Far West in the twentieth century / Earl Pomeroy ; edited by Richard W. Etulain ; foreword by Howard R. Lamar.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    978.033 POM    Available
Description xxv, 570 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series The Lamar series in western history
Lamar series in western history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The West in 1901 -- Agricultural frontiers : new farms and family farmers -- Agricultural frontiers : farming on new scales -- New forms of economic growth -- Economic growth from the 1940s -- The urban occupation of the West : rails, roads, and cities -- Rails, roads, and cities from the Second World War -- Social relations and social attitudes : cultural bases -- Social relations and social attitudes : putting down roots -- Agencies of acculturation -- Western politics -- Expanding electorates -- Frontiers of land and opportunity : the variously Far West.
Subject Pacific and Mountain States -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Etulain, Richard W.
ISBN 9780300120738 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300120737 (cloth : alk. paper)

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