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    • Bound Away

    • Virginia and the Westward Movement
    • By: David Hackett Fischer, James C. Kelly
    • Narrated by: Bruce Miles
    • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    Bound Away offers a new understanding of the westward movement. After the Turner thesis which celebrated the frontier as the source of American freedom and democracy, and the iconoclasm of the new western historians who dismissed the idea of the frontier as merely a mask for conquest and exploitation, David Hackett Fischer and James C. Kelly take a third approach to the subject.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Detailed cultural history

    • By Andrew Glasgow on 03-10-18

    Regular price: $28.00