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Beyond Geography: The Western Spirit Against the Wilderness

by: Frederick W. Turner

Publisher: Rutgers University Press (1980)

$33.95

Turner poetically, yet succinctly analyzes and critiques the Western mindset and its urge to clear the land of anything it can't control. Turner shows that this urge is at the very root of Western culture and stands at odds against cultures that maintain a spiritual with their landbases.