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Books Books 1 - 8 of about 8 related to Regeneration Through Violence: The Mythology of the American Frontier, 1600-1860.   

So Dreadfull a Judgment: Puritan Responses to King Philip’s War, 1676–1677

Richard Slotkin - History - 1978 - 490 pages
A classic selection of materials on Philip’s War.
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*Planet of the Apes* as American Myth: Race, Politics, and Popular Culture

Eric Greene, Richard Slotkin - Performing Arts - 1998 - 248 pages
A lively exploration of the Planet of the Apes films as racial allegory. In 1968, Planet of the Apes became a megahit movie both in the US and abroad, inspiring four film ...
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Abe: A Novel of the Young Lincoln

Richard Slotkin - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 478 pages
The author of The Crater recreates Lincoln's youth, from his mother's horrible death and his disapproving father, to his trip down the Mississippi where he experiences the ...
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Gunfighter Nation: The Myth of the Frontier in Twentieth-century America

Richard Slotkin - History - 1992 - 850 pages
Examines the ways in which the frontier myth influences American culture and politics, drawing on fiction, western films, and political writing
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No Quarter: The Battle of the Crater, 1864

Richard Slotkin - History - 2009 - 411 pages
In this richly researched and dramatic work of military history, eminent historian Richard Slotkin recounts one of the Civil War’s most pivotal events: the Battle of the Crater ...
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The Long Road to Antietam: How the Civil War Became a Revolution

Richard Slotkin - History - 2012 - 478 pages
Describes the political challenges faced by President Lincoln during the summer after the Emancipation Proclamation, including his conflicts with General George McClellan, that ...
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The Long Road to Antietam: How the Civil War Became a Revolution

Richard Slotkin - History - 2012 - 512 pages
A masterful account of the Civil War's turning point in the tradition of James McPherson's Crossroads of Freedom. In the summer of 1862, after a year of protracted fighting ...
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Lost Battalions: The Great War and the Crisis of American Nationality

Richard Slotkin - History - 2013 - 656 pages
"A work of stunning density and penetrating analysis . . . Lost Battalions deploys a narrative symmetry of gratifying complexity."--David Levering Lewis, The Nation During the ...
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