HIST 4475 History of the American West (Fall: 3 )
This course surveys the economic, political, social and cultural development of the trans-Mississippi west. Beginning with early European conquest of the region, the course explores the history of the Western frontier as a zone of contact and conflict between Euro-Americans, Indians and Asian immigrants. We will also examine the rise of the modern urban West to a position of power in the twentieth century.
Instructor(s): Marilynn Johnson
Last Updated: 17-Feb-16