Chapter 1. The Making of the First American West and the Unmaking of Other Realms

  1. William Deverell
  1. Stephen Aron

Published Online: 29 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996478.ch2

A Companion to the American West

A Companion to the American West

How to Cite

Aron, S. (2004) The Making of the First American West and the Unmaking of Other Realms, in A Companion to the American West (ed W. Deverell), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996478.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631213574

Online ISBN: 9780470996478

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Keywords:

  • anglo-american conquest;
  • borderlands;
  • britains;
  • revolutionary war;
  • diplomatic relations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Frontier and Borderlands

  • Early Encroachments: Mingling, Conflict, and Coexistence

  • Britain's “Western Country” and Beyond

  • The Revolutionary War and the Early Republic

  • Conclusion