Turner's Forgotten Frontier: The Old Southwest
Discusses Frederick Jackson Turner's thesis entitled `The Frontier in American History' and the trend that historians followed in the perspective taken on the Southwestern frontier. Emphasis on slavery, the civil war and the postwar conditions; Comments on the treatment of the issue of the American civil war; Reference to historical works and essays concerning the American civil war.
Guice, J. D.
(1990). Turner's Forgotten Frontier: The Old Southwest. Historian, 52(4), 602-612.
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