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How the West was lost

the transformation of Kentucky from Daniel Boone to Henry Clay

by Stephen Aron

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kentucky,
  • Kentucky.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Kentucky.,
    • Kentucky -- History -- To 1792.,
    • Kentucky -- History -- 1792-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-273) and index.

      StatementStephen Aron.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF454 .A76 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 285 p. :
      Number of Pages285
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL815083M
      ISBN 10080185296X
      LC Control Number95052620

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In his book How the West Was Lost, Stephen Aron explains the transformation of Kentucky during the lives of Daniel Boone and Henry Clay.

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In How the West Was Lost, the New York Times bestselling author Dambisa Moyo offers a bold account of the decline of the West’s economic supremacy. She examines how the West’s flawed financial decisions have resulted in an economic and geopolitical seesaw that is now poised to tip in favor of the emerging world, especially China/5.

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One of Buchanan's express purposes is to undermine what he describes as a Author: Patrick J. Buchanan. Editorial Reviews. Captivating In Lost to the West Lars Brownworth shows a novelist’s eye for character, bringing to life some of the most fascinating — and yet little known — figures of the Byzantine it is as a researcher into the obscurities of palace intrigue, treachery, and battlefield carnage that Lars really shines/5(37).

How The West Was Lost is, at less than pages, a short book, so it would be unjust to try and nitpick at the details. But the broader themes of the book do deserve criticism.

One would think, listening to Moyo, that everyone in the West has been asleep whilst China set about conquering the universe.3/5.

Kishore concludes the book by saying that the West has not lost it yet, but it will if it failed to employ appropriate course correction.

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