The Frontier in American History

American Frontier

This is a friendly group of people interested in reading great books about the American Frontier. It is intended to cover general surveys of the period and significant regions and events within the area that would become the continental United States c.1607-1900.

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OUR CURRENT BOOK AND READING

Trans-Appalachian Frontier, Third Edition: People, Societies, and Institutions, 1775-1850 3rd Edition by Malcolm J. Rohrbough

READING Guide


The Transportation Revolution, 1815-60 by George R. Taylor

Reading Guide

  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 4
  • Chapter 5
  • Chapter 6
  • Chapter 7
  • Chapter 8
  • Chapter 9
  • Chapter 10
  • Chapter 11
  • Chapter 12
  • Chapter 13
  • Chapter 15
  • Chapter 16
  • Chapter 17
  • Chapter 18
  • Chapter 19
  • Chapter 20
  • Chapter 21
  • Chapter 22
  • Chapter 23
  • Chapter 24
  • Chapter 25
  • Chapter 26
  • Chapter 27