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The Frontier in American History

The Frontier in American History

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle. Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the free Kindle app for smartphones and tablets. Download the app for your device and start reading for free. ‘This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers.’ 'Turner's thesis entitled "The Significance of the Frontier in American History" proposed that the American frontier explained why America developed in a distinctly different manner than its European progenitors. He believed the fluid frontier situation coupled with a population facing new and unpredictable problems, not only forced them to be leaders, but also provided a variety of opportunities. He asserted that these frontiers---four... Show More
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