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Billington, Ray Allen 1903-1981

Overview
Works: 180 works in 752 publications in 1 language and 27,987 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Records and correspondence  Textbooks  Diaries 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: E179.5, 973
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Publications about Ray Allen Billington
Publications by Ray Allen Billington
Publications by Ray Allen Billington, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ray Allen Billington
Westward expansion : a history of the American frontier by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
96 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,329 libraries worldwide
Discusses the colonial frontier, the trans-Appalachian frontier, the trans-Mississippi frontier. The geographic continuity is stressed
The Far Western frontier, 1830-1860 by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
41 editions published between 1956 and 1995 in English and held by 2,864 libraries worldwide
This history presents a pageant of westward exploration, military conquest, commercial penetration, exploitation and settlement. It also considers the various types of frontiersmen, fur trappers, missionaries, Mormons, forty-niners, etc., and their types of adjustment to the new environment
America's frontier heritage by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
43 editions published between 1966 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,695 libraries worldwide
Analysis of the attitudes and behavioral traits judged to be most distinctively "American" by European travelers during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Weighs the pros and cons of Frederick Jackson Turner's "frontier thesis."
The Protestant Crusade, 1800-1860 : a study of the origins of American nativism by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
44 editions published between 1938 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,818 libraries worldwide
Frederick Jackson Turner: historian, scholar, teacher by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
19 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,654 libraries worldwide
Land of savagery/land of promise : the European image of the American frontier in the nineteenth century by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
18 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 1,578 libraries worldwide
The reinterpretation of early American history; essays in honor of John Edwin Pomfret by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
22 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,242 libraries worldwide
The frontier thesis: valid interpretation of American history? by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
25 editions published between 1966 and 1977 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
The American frontier by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
27 editions published between 1958 and 1971 in English and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
The making of American democracy; readings and documents by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
22 editions published between 1950 and 1966 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
America's frontier story; a documentary history of westward expansion by Martin Ridge( Book )
12 editions published between 1963 and 1980 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
The journal of Charlotte Forten : a free Negro in the slave era by Charlotte L Forten( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1981 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
A young black woman's reactions to the white world of the Civil War era
The westward movement in the United States by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
14 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 713 libraries worldwide
The genesis of the frontier thesis : a study in historical creativity by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
7 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 683 libraries worldwide
The historian's contribution to Anglo-American misunderstanding; report of a Committee on National Bias in Anglo-American History Textbooks by Committee on National Bias in Anglo-American History Textbooks( Book )
12 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 635 libraries worldwide
People of the plains and mountains; essays in the history of the West. Dedicated to Everett Dick by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
7 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
America's frontier culture ; three essays by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
10 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 555 libraries worldwide
"Dear Lady": the letters of Frederick Jackson Turner and Alice Forbes Perkins Hooper, 1910-1932 by Frederick Jackson Turner( Book )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
The United States; American democracy in world perspective by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
10 editions published between 1947 and 1974 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
American history after 1865 by Ray Allen Billington( Book )
30 editions published between 1950 and 1983 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Essays on educational theory written in the 1800s record the beliefs of many influential figures on the topics of public education and democracy
 
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Alternative Names
Billington, R. A.
Billington, Ray A.
Billington, Ray A. 1903-
Billington, Ray A. 1903-1981
Billington, Ray A. (Ray Allen), 1903-
ビリントン, R. A
Languages
English (472)
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