The Frontier in American History by Frederick Jackson Turner

One of the most influential and important books written about the impact of frontier life on a transplanted civilization. Reprinted from original 1920 edition, this edition lucidly reflects Jackson's thoughts on the frontier's role in promoting self-reliance, independence, democracy, immigration and westward expansion. A classic for students, teachers, and general readers.

The 126th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 12th on The Modern Library | 100 Best Nonfiction (The Modern Library)
  2. - The 50 Best Books of the Century (Intercollegiate Studies Institute)

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The Frontier in American History, by Frederick Jackson Turner. Hardcover 4629058 $36.67 $31.75 1920
The Frontier in American History (Dover Books on Americana) Paperback 159977 $10.29 $6.36 2010
The Frontier in American History Paperback 2732114 $15.69 $2.70 1996
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The frontier in American history (Volume 3) Paperback 11145607 $25.64 1920
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Rereading Frederick Jackson Turner: "The Significance of the Frontier in American History" and Other Essays Paperback 535996 $14.72 $3.87 1999
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