History of the American Frontier by Frederic L. Paxson

"History of the American Frontier" is a comprehensive exploration of the American frontier's evolution from 1763 to 1893. The book delves into the various aspects of the frontier life, including the social, economic, and political changes that took place during this period. It examines the role of pioneers, the impact of the gold rush, the Indian Wars, and the eventual closing of the frontier. The author uses a wealth of primary sources to provide an in-depth understanding of the American frontier, making it a valuable resource for anyone interested in American history.

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Since this book was first published in 1924, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 1.0.

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