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The Resource Mythic frontiers : remembering, forgetting, and profiting with cultural heritage tourism, Daniel R. Maher ; foreword by Paul A. Shackel, (electronic resource)

Mythic frontiers : remembering, forgetting, and profiting with cultural heritage tourism, Daniel R. Maher ; foreword by Paul A. Shackel, (electronic resource)

Label
Mythic frontiers : remembering, forgetting, and profiting with cultural heritage tourism
Title
Mythic frontiers
Title remainder
remembering, forgetting, and profiting with cultural heritage tourism
Statement of responsibility
Daniel R. Maher ; foreword by Paul A. Shackel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a study of the creation of Fort Smith, Arkansas, an imagined Wild West town for tourists complete with Native Americans, nineteenth-century hangings, prostitutes, and bootleggers
Member of
Cataloging source
FUG/DLC
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Maher, Daniel R
Dewey number
976.7/36
LC call number
F419.F7
LC item number
M28 2016
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Shackel, Paul A
Series statement
Cultural heritage studies
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  • Heritage tourism
  • Culture and tourism
  • Tourism
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Fort Smith (Ark.)
Label
Mythic frontiers : remembering, forgetting, and profiting with cultural heritage tourism, Daniel R. Maher ; foreword by Paul A. Shackel, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-283) and index
Contents
The significance of the frontier complex in American history -- The frontier complex in Fort Smith, Arkansas -- The peacekeeper's violence -- The hanging judge's injustices -- The invincible marshal's oppression -- The hello bordello and brave men matrix -- Performing "Frontier in the attic" -- Doubling down on the wager of frontier tourism
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001735693
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813062532
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2015041910
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001735693
Label
Mythic frontiers : remembering, forgetting, and profiting with cultural heritage tourism, Daniel R. Maher ; foreword by Paul A. Shackel, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-283) and index
Contents
The significance of the frontier complex in American history -- The frontier complex in Fort Smith, Arkansas -- The peacekeeper's violence -- The hanging judge's injustices -- The invincible marshal's oppression -- The hello bordello and brave men matrix -- Performing "Frontier in the attic" -- Doubling down on the wager of frontier tourism
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001735693
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813062532
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2015041910
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001735693

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