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Yankees in Paradise: The Pacific Basin Frontier

Gibson, Arrell Morgan; Whitehead, John S.

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ISBN 10: 0826314430 / ISBN 13: 9780826314437
Published by Univ of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., 1993
Used Condition: Near Fine Soft cover
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First edition stated. Trade softcover, no DJ as issued. Condition fine inside, covers near fine with very slight shelwear. Thick 8vo, XII + 495 pages, illustrated with historic images. No markings of any kind. Not a reminder. Histories of the American Frontier Series 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 007219

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Title: Yankees in Paradise: The Pacific Basin ...

Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1993

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: 1st Edition

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Book by Gibson, Arrell Morgan, Whitehead, John S.

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In this original work, Gibson, a professor of history at the University of Oklahoma before his death in 1987, views America's expansion in the Pacific Basin from 1784 to 1861 as part of the nation's frontier experience. He convincingly argues that the same agents were at work on this maritime frontier as on the frontier on land. Explorers, hunters and fur traders, merchants, miners, farmers, missionaries, military men, and writers added to American knowledge of the Pacific Basin, established and enlarged the American presence, drew government attention to the region, leading to the Americanization of the area. From Gibson's outline, Whitehead (history, Univ. of Alaska) completed the book's final two chapters. Recommended for academic and large public libraries.
- William L. Wuerch, Univ. of Guam, Mangilao
Copyright 1993 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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