Race and manifest destiny: the origins of American racial anglo-saxonism

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Harvard University Press, 1981 - History - 367 pages
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'It is undoubtedly the most comprehensive account to date of antebellum racial though in all of its main aspects. No other work so successfully integrates the recorded ideas and attitudes concerning blacks, Indians, Mexican, and (to a lesser extent) non-English immigrants....'

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Review: Race and Manifest Destiny: The Origins of American Racial Anglo-Saxonism

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Solid research and clear writing. A great overview of the subject, though a bit repetitive and mostly conventional in its conclusions. Read full review

Review: Race and Manifest Destiny: The Origins of American Racial Anglo-Saxonism

User Review  - Hotavio - Goodreads

Horsman, Reginald. Race and Manifest Destiny: The Origins of American Racial Anglo-Saxonism. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1981. Weinberg, Albert K. Manifest Destiny: A Study of ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Liberty and the AngloSaxons
9
Aryans Follow the Sun
25
Copyright

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Reginald Horsman is Distinguished Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and author of eleven other books, including Frontier Doctor: William Beaumont, America's First Great Medical Scientist (University of Missouri Press), and, most recently, The New Republic: The United States of America, 1789-1815.

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