(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1992)

Document title

The geographical imagination of Frederic Remington : the invention of the cowboy West

published at : Creation of myth, invention of tradition in America

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)



This artist was one of the most important iconographers of the nineteenth-century American West. He invented an image of man and nature in the West by taking his preconceptions and applying them to Darwinian philosophy to create characters and environment which were less representations of reality than they were inventions of the imagination


Thematical fascicle

published at : Journal of historical geography / ISSN 0305-7488 / CODEN JHGEDP

Editor : Academic Press, London ; Academic Press, San Francisco, CA ; Academic Press, New York, NY - ROYAUME-UNI (1975)

Millesime : 1992, vol. 18, no 1 [pp. 75-90]

Bibliographic references : en notes



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 19070

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