The Culture of Wilderness: Agriculture As Colonization in the American West - Studies in Rural Culture (Paperback)Frieda Knobloch (author)
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Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
Number of pages: 220
Weight: 349 g
Dimensions: 235 x 156 x 15 mm
Edition: New edition
John Mack Faragher, Yale University"
"This is a fascinating, well-written and researched book, that moves briskly, with a vigorous, well-supported narrative.
"Western Historical Quarterly""
Beautifully written, wonderfully provocative, and at the same time deeply informative.
John Mack Faragher, Yale University
Offers anyone interested in American agriculture or the West a challenging and provocative study.
"Technology and Culture"
Knobloch has effectively debunked the arrogant assertions of those who helped colonize the West.
"Pacific Northwest Quarterly"
This is a fascinating, well-written and researched book, that moves briskly, with a vigorous, well-supported narrative.
"Western Historical Quarterly"
One of the many pleasant surprises of this exciting and ambitious book is how well Knobloch actually accomplishes her goals.
"Journal of American History"
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