At Home On The Range: Essays On The History Of Western Social And Domestic Life by John R. WunderAt Home On The Range: Essays On The History Of Western Social And Domestic Life by John R. Wunder

At Home On The Range: Essays On The History Of Western Social And Domestic Life

EditorJohn R. Wunder

Hardcover | June 1, 1985

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The nine essays presented by John R. Wunder collectively expose the domestic and technological details of American pioneer life on the High Plains. The essays, each written by a leading authority in the field, examine such topics as early ranching and farming in the Rio Grande Valley and the Staked Plains; the impact on Native American and settler women of life on the agricultural frontier; the response to perceived threats by agriculturalists after the Civil War; and the agriculturalists' entry into the twentieth century via their response to cultural change. The final chapter, a speech made in 1890 by a Scottish traveller, contains a contemporary observation of the real and mythical qualities of life on the frontier.
Title:At Home On The Range: Essays On The History Of Western Social And Domestic LifeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:213 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:June 1, 1985Publisher:GREENWOOD PRESS INC.

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ISBN - 10:0313245924

ISBN - 13:9780313245923

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