Western Expansion: Selected full-text books and articles
Manifest Destiny and Empire: American Antebellum Expansionism Texas A&M University Press, 1997
Temporarily FREE! Into the Wilderness Dream: Exploration Narratives of the American West, 1500-1805 University of Utah Press, 1994PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
American Frontier and Western Issues: A Historiographical Review Greenwood Press, 1986
Tales of the Frontier: From Lewis and Clark to the Last Roundup University of Nebraska Press, 1963
Slavery and the American West: The Eclipse of Manifest Destiny and the Coming of the Civil War University of North Carolina Press, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 1 "John Tyler's Hobby: Territorial Expansion and Jacksonian Politics"
History of Religion in the United States Prentice-Hall, 1960
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 12 "Western Expansion and the Second Awakening"
The Other Side of the Frontier: Economic Explorations into Native American History Westview Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: Part Three "Westward Expansion"
A New Economic View of American History: From Colonial Times to 1940 W.W. Norton, 1994 (2nd edition)
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 9 "Westward Expansion and Public Land Policy"
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