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By David M. Wrobel

the yankee West has inspired vital nationwide advancements in the course of the 20th century, not just within the cultural area, but additionally in financial improvement, in political ideology and motion, and in usual source conservation and protection. utilizing regionalism as a lens for illuminating those nationwide traits, America's West: A historical past, 1890–1950 examines this region's historical past and explores its effect at the remainder of the USA. relocating chronologically from the past due 19th- to the mid-twentieth century, David M. Wrobel examines turn-of-the-century enlargement, the revolutionary period, the Nineteen Twenties, the good melancholy and the hot Deal, international battle II, and the early chilly struggle years. He emphasizes cultural and political background, displaying how advancements within the West usually indicated the longer term path of the country.

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