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Frontier Writing


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Writing the Frontier Anthony Trollope between Britain and Ireland

Writing the Trail: Five Women's Frontier Narratives

JOHN MCCOURT. Writing the Frontier: Anthony Trollope between Britain and Ireland.

David S. Brown. Beyond the Frontier: The Midwestern Voice in American Historical Writing.

John McCourt, Writing the Frontier: Anthony Trollope between Britain and Ireland.

Beyond the Frontier: The Midwestern Voice in American Historical Writing. By David S. Brown. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009. xxviii, 227 pp. $32.50, ISBN 978-0-226-07651-5.)

Writing Violence on the Northern Frontier: The Historiography of Sixteenth-Century New Mexico and Florida and the Legacy of Conquest. By Jose Rabasa. (Durham: Duke University Press, 2000. xiv, 359 pp. Cloth, $59.95, ISBN 0-8223-2535-7. Paper, $19.95, ISBN 0-8223-2567-5.)

José Rabasa. Writing Violence on the Northern Frontier: The Historiography of Sixteenth-Century New Mexico and Florida and the Legacy of Conquest. (Latin America Otherwise: Languages, Empires, Nations.) Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. 2000. Pp. xiv, 359. Cloth $59.95, paper $19.95

The Chronicle of Prussia by Nicolaus von Jeroschin: A History of the Teutonic Knights in Prussia, 1190–1331, tr. Mary Fischer Crusading and Chronicle Writing on the Medieval Baltic Frontier: A Companion to the Chronicle of Henry of Livonia, ed. Marek Tamm, Linda Kaljundi and Carsten Selch Jensen

American Hebrew Literature: Writing Jewish National Identity in the United States. Michael Weingrad. Forward by Alan Mintz. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2010. 280 pages. $34.95 cloth, and, Red, Black and Jew: New Frontiers in Hebrew Literature. Stephen Katz. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2009. 363 pages. $30.00 paper, and, Santuary in the Wilderness: A Critical Introduction to American Hebrew Poety. Alan Mintz. Standford: Stanford University Press, 2011. 544 pages. $65.00 cloth

 

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Because frontier literature begins with the first encounters by Europeans with the New World and continues well beyond the official closing of the frontier in 1890, and because every part ...

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