The Resource In the work of their hands is their prayer : cultural narrative and redemption on the American frontiers, 1830-1930, Joel Daehnke

In the work of their hands is their prayer : cultural narrative and redemption on the American frontiers, 1830-1930, Joel Daehnke

Label
In the work of their hands is their prayer : cultural narrative and redemption on the American frontiers, 1830-1930
Title
In the work of their hands is their prayer
Title remainder
cultural narrative and redemption on the American frontiers, 1830-1930
Statement of responsibility
Joel Daehnke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Daehnke, Joel
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS169.F7
LC item number
D34 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Literature and history
  • Redemption in literature
  • Progress in literature
  • West (U.S.)
Label
In the work of their hands is their prayer : cultural narrative and redemption on the American frontiers, 1830-1930, Joel Daehnke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-290) and index
Contents
In the work of their hands is their prayer: desire, history, and the drama of the American frontiers -- "Necessary nothings" and "minor deprivations": cultivating the frontier marketplace in Caroline Kirkland's A new home, who'll follow? -- Marvelous possessions: reaffirming the sacred, redeeming the profane in Yellowstone National Park -- Bonanzas and borascas, accounts and "no accounts": Dan De Quille, Mark Twain, and the fortunate landscape of Nevada's Comstock lode -- "Our life exempt from public haunt": national manhood, the fraternity of anglers, and the blessings of American leisure -- "At our meanest tasks": redemption and the domestic economy in Willa Cather's Death comes for the archbishop -- "Having done with calendared time": the corpus of mission and the enigmatic ends of history
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
299 p.
Isbn
9780821415030
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003051078
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2187530-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2187530
  • (Sirsi) o52348893
  • (OCoLC)52348893
Label
In the work of their hands is their prayer : cultural narrative and redemption on the American frontiers, 1830-1930, Joel Daehnke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-290) and index
Contents
In the work of their hands is their prayer: desire, history, and the drama of the American frontiers -- "Necessary nothings" and "minor deprivations": cultivating the frontier marketplace in Caroline Kirkland's A new home, who'll follow? -- Marvelous possessions: reaffirming the sacred, redeeming the profane in Yellowstone National Park -- Bonanzas and borascas, accounts and "no accounts": Dan De Quille, Mark Twain, and the fortunate landscape of Nevada's Comstock lode -- "Our life exempt from public haunt": national manhood, the fraternity of anglers, and the blessings of American leisure -- "At our meanest tasks": redemption and the domestic economy in Willa Cather's Death comes for the archbishop -- "Having done with calendared time": the corpus of mission and the enigmatic ends of history
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
299 p.
Isbn
9780821415030
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003051078
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2187530-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2187530
  • (Sirsi) o52348893
  • (OCoLC)52348893

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