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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 10 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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Lost Battalions: The Great War and the Crisis of American Nationality

Richard Slotkin - History - 2006 - 656 pages
A National Book Award finalist examines the United States' turbulent history of ethnic assimilation and racial strife through the experience of the legendary World War I ...
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The Fatal Environment: The Myth of the Frontier in the Age of ...

Richard Slotkin - History - 1998 - 636 pages
Discusses the subjugation of Native Americans on the American frontier, and explains how it was used to justify American territorial expansion.
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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 - 432 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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