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The Resource The West of the imagination, William H. Goetzmann & William N. Goetzmann

The West of the imagination, William H. Goetzmann & William N. Goetzmann

Label
The West of the imagination
Title
The West of the imagination
Statement of responsibility
William H. Goetzmann & William N. Goetzmann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Companion volume to the PBS television series
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
West of the imagination (Television program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goetzmann, William H
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NX653.W47
LC item number
G6 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Goetzmann, William N
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West (U.S.)
  • Arts, American
  • Arts, American
  • Arts, American
  • United States, West
Label
The West of the imagination, William H. Goetzmann & William N. Goetzmann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion volume to the PBS television series of the same title
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-446)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one : The romantic horizon -- The view from Peale's museum -- George Catlin : saving the memory of a vanishing race -- The vogue for galleries and compendia: Stanley, Kane, and Eastman -- European science and the noble savage -- The mountain man : a fair likeness -- Part two : The golden land -- Destiny and democracy -- Shattering the rim of Christendom -- Picturing manifest destiny -- The great reconnaissance -- Overland to an empire : dream, nightmare and reality -- The Eldorado vision -- Epilogue in San Francisco -- Part three : Images of glory -- Bierstadt's mighty mountains -- The wonders of Yosemite -- Artist and photographer in wonderland -- The grandest canyon of them all -- Images of progress -- Episodes of glory --- Views of tragedy -- The resurrection of the romantic red man -- Part four : The wild riders -- Frederic Remington : no teacup tragedies -- C.M. Russell : the cowboy genius -- Part five : Play the legend -- The American scout triumphant -- Cowboys and cameramen -- Pictures tell the story -- Cowboys create history -- Westerns make history -- Part six : Other voice, other wests -- Escape to Taos -- Left bank of the Rio Hondo -- What have you done with your land? -- The Indian renaissance -- Montezuma's return -- The transcendent West of Georgia O'Keeffe
Control code
ocm13524439
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 458 pages
Isbn
9780393023701
Lccn
86008487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Charles Z. Lawrence Collection
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)13524439
Label
The West of the imagination, William H. Goetzmann & William N. Goetzmann
Publication
Note
Companion volume to the PBS television series of the same title
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-446)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one : The romantic horizon -- The view from Peale's museum -- George Catlin : saving the memory of a vanishing race -- The vogue for galleries and compendia: Stanley, Kane, and Eastman -- European science and the noble savage -- The mountain man : a fair likeness -- Part two : The golden land -- Destiny and democracy -- Shattering the rim of Christendom -- Picturing manifest destiny -- The great reconnaissance -- Overland to an empire : dream, nightmare and reality -- The Eldorado vision -- Epilogue in San Francisco -- Part three : Images of glory -- Bierstadt's mighty mountains -- The wonders of Yosemite -- Artist and photographer in wonderland -- The grandest canyon of them all -- Images of progress -- Episodes of glory --- Views of tragedy -- The resurrection of the romantic red man -- Part four : The wild riders -- Frederic Remington : no teacup tragedies -- C.M. Russell : the cowboy genius -- Part five : Play the legend -- The American scout triumphant -- Cowboys and cameramen -- Pictures tell the story -- Cowboys create history -- Westerns make history -- Part six : Other voice, other wests -- Escape to Taos -- Left bank of the Rio Hondo -- What have you done with your land? -- The Indian renaissance -- Montezuma's return -- The transcendent West of Georgia O'Keeffe
Control code
ocm13524439
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 458 pages
Isbn
9780393023701
Lccn
86008487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Charles Z. Lawrence Collection
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)13524439

Library Locations

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