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The pioneer in the American novel, 1900-1950, by Nicholas J. Karolides.

By: Karolides, Nicholas J.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press [1967]Edition: [1st ed.].Description: xii, 324 p. 23 cm.Subject(s): American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism | Pioneers in literature | Pionier (Motiv) | Roman | USA | Pionniers dans la littérature | Roman américain -- 20e siècle -- Histoire et critique | Geschichte 1900-1950 | American fiction History and criticism 20th century | Pioneers in literatureAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Pioneer in the American novel, 1900-1950.DDC classification: 813/.5/2093 Other classification: HU 1819
Contents:
Part I: Plots and conflicts -- Plots -- Conflicts -- Part II: He towered above them -- The frontiersman of the forest -- The mountain man -- On the overland trail -- The ranger of the southwest -- The miner -- The prairie farmer -- Part III: role and character -- A rifle, an axe, a hoe -- Furs and freedom -- The trail -- Strong, silent men -- Gold in the hills -- The pioneer tamed -- Part IV: Silks and calico -- Propriety and femininity -- Strength and simplicity -- Part V: The moral fiber -- Protection and prudery - 1900-10 -- Transition - 1911-39 -- Practicality and passion -- Part VI: Class on the frontier -- The aristocratic ascendancy -- The aristocrat's decline -- The pulse of democracy -- Part VII: Go West, go East, go West -- Go West, go East -- Go West, stay West -- Part VIII: Some minor themes -- The pioneer's view of the Indian -- The quest for work and profit -- Frontier law and justice -- The spirit of the frontier -- Part IX: The image of the pioneer -- The image -- The creation of the image.
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Bibliography: p. 299-311.

Part I: Plots and conflicts -- Plots -- Conflicts -- Part II: He towered above them -- The frontiersman of the forest -- The mountain man -- On the overland trail -- The ranger of the southwest -- The miner -- The prairie farmer -- Part III: role and character -- A rifle, an axe, a hoe -- Furs and freedom -- The trail -- Strong, silent men -- Gold in the hills -- The pioneer tamed -- Part IV: Silks and calico -- Propriety and femininity -- Strength and simplicity -- Part V: The moral fiber -- Protection and prudery - 1900-10 -- Transition - 1911-39 -- Practicality and passion -- Part VI: Class on the frontier -- The aristocratic ascendancy -- The aristocrat's decline -- The pulse of democracy -- Part VII: Go West, go East, go West -- Go West, go East -- Go West, stay West -- Part VIII: Some minor themes -- The pioneer's view of the Indian -- The quest for work and profit -- Frontier law and justice -- The spirit of the frontier -- Part IX: The image of the pioneer -- The image -- The creation of the image.

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