Welcome to H-West, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. The primary purpose of H-West's network is to encourage lively and professional discussion and collaboration about the history of the North American West and the frontier as both place and process.

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About this Network

 

H-West is H-Net's Network on the history of the North American West and the frontier as both place and process.

I. The H-West Network: Scope, Content, Purpose

Welcome to H-West. The primary purpose of H-West is to encourage lively and professional discussion of the history of the North American West and the frontier as both place and process. H-West is designed for scholars, researchers and teachers, and is open to all methodological and theoretical approaches.

Author: 
Janet M. Davis
Reviewer: 
Elaine Naylor

Naylor on Davis, 'The Circus Age: Culture and Society under the American Big Top'


Janet M. Davis. The Circus Age: Culture and Society under the American Big Top. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 2002. xviii + 329 pp. $49.95 (textbook), ISBN 978-0-8078-2724-6; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5399-3.

Reviewed by Elaine Naylor (Department of History, Mount Allison University)
Published on H-West (October, 2004)

Author: 
Carl J. Ekberg
Reviewer: 
H. Lloyd Keith

Keith on Ekberg, 'FranÖ§ois VallÖ© and His World: Upper Louisiana before Lewis and Clark'


Carl J. Ekberg. FranÖ§ois VallÖ© and His World: Upper Louisiana before Lewis and Clark. Missouri Biography Series. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2002. xvii + 316 pp. $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-1418-8.

Reviewed by H. Lloyd Keith (Arlington, Washington)
Published on H-West (March, 2004)

A Neglected Chapter in American History

A Neglected Chapter in American History

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