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Meinig, D. W. (Donald William) 1924-

Overview
Works: 77 works in 306 publications in 3 languages and 13,152 library holdings
Genres: History  Maps  Biography  Physical maps  Thematic maps  Topographic maps 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Honoree
Classifications: E178, 973
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Most widely held works by D. W Meinig
The shaping of America : a geographical perspective on 500 years of history by D. W Meinig( )

61 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 5,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume one examines how an immense diversity of ethnic and religious groups ultimately created a set of distinct regional societies. Volume two emphasizes the flux, uncertainty, and unpredictablilty of the expansion into continental America, showing how a multitude of individuals confronted complex and problematic issues
The Great Columbia Plain : a historical geography, 1805-1910 by D. W Meinig( Book )

17 editions published between 1960 and 1995 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a study in historical regional geography which attempts to show how a large and important part of the Pacific Northwest has been explored, evaluated, organized, and developed over the span of a century or so. - Preface
The Interpretation of ordinary landscapes : geographical essays by John Brinckerhoff Jackson( Book )

13 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southwest : three peoples in geographical change, 1600-1970 by D. W Meinig( Book )

21 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and French and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imperial Texas : an interpretive essay in cultural geography by D. W Meinig( Book )

20 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a fresh approach to regional interpretation, this book examines the development of Texas as a human area, from the simple outline of the Spanish colony to the complex patterns of the modern state. Dividing Texas history into four major periods, the author examines patterns of settlementand development, and population characteristics and conflicts, during theSpanish-Mexican era, the years of the Republic and early statehood, the Post-Civil War period, and the twentieth century
On the margins of the good earth; the South Australian wheat frontier, 1869-1884 by D. W Meinig( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether dominating the landscape with their Lutheran churches or bringing together other ethnic groups to celebrate Syttende mai, Norwegians in western Minnesota left indelible marks on their communities." "This study - the first to consider country towns through the lens of ethnicity - benefits from meticulous research into census data, careful reading of local newspapers, and extensive interviews with the descendants of Norwegian immigrants, revealing strong ties to homeland that are visible today in each town's social, political, and religious character."--BOOK JACKET
The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic U.S. map of the Northern Plain region, including a brief discussion about growth in the area on the reverse side
The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic U.S. map of the Texas region, including a brief discussion about growth in the area on the reverse side
The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic U.S. map of the North and Northeast Canada region, including a brief discussion about growth in the area on the reverse side
The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shaping of America : a geographical perspective on 500 years of history. Vol. 3, Transcontinental America, 1850-1915 by D. W Meinig( Book )

24 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic U.S. map of the West, including a brief discussion about the westward expansion on the reverse side
The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic U.S. map of the Central Plain region, including a brief discussion about growth in the area on the reverse side
The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic U.S. map of the Ohio Valley, including a brief discussion about growth in the area on the reverse side
The making of America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes numerous historical notes about places and events
 
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The shaping of America : a geographical perspective on 500 years of history
Alternative Names
D. W. Meinig

Donald W. Meinig Amerikaanse geograaf en historicus

Donald W. Meinig US-amerikanischer Geograf und Historiker

Donald William Meinig

Meinig, D. W.

Meinig, D. W. 1924-

Meinig, Donald W.

Meinig, Donald W. 1924-

Meinig, Donald William

Meinig, Donald William 1924-

Meining, Donald William

Languages
English (203)

German (1)

French (1)

Covers
The Great Columbia Plain : a historical geography, 1805-1910The Interpretation of ordinary landscapes : geographical essaysSouthwest : three peoples in geographical change, 1600-1970Imperial Texas : an interpretive essay in cultural geographyThe shaping of America : a geographical perspective on 500 years of history. Vol. 3, Transcontinental America, 1850-1915