By David M. Wrobel

the yank West has motivated vital nationwide advancements in the course of the 20th century, not just within the cultural enviornment, but additionally in monetary improvement, in political ideology and motion, and in typical 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 heritage and explores its impression at the remainder of the US. relocating chronologically from the overdue 19th- to the mid-twentieth century, David M. Wrobel examines turn-of-the-century growth, the innovative period, the Twenties, the nice melancholy and the recent Deal, international warfare II, and the early chilly conflict years. He emphasizes cultural and political background, exhibiting how advancements within the West often indicated the longer term course of the country.

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