William Cooper's Town by Alan Taylor

An innovative work of biography, social history, and literary analysis, this Pulitzer Prize-winning book presents the story of two men, William Cooper and his son, the novelist James Fennimore Cooper, who embodied the contradictions that divided America in the early years of the Republic. Taylor shows how Americans resolved their revolution through the creation of new social forms and new stories that evolved with the expansion of our frontier. of photos.

The 865th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - Pulitzer Prize for History (Pulitzer Prize)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic Hardcover 544319 $45.99 $8.78 1995
William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic. Hardcover 10575764 $10.00
William Cooper's Town Audio Cassette 4934542 $197.68 $21.99 1997
William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic Paperback 663866 $12.95 $3.05 1996