A Passage Through `Indians': Masculinity and Violence in Francis Parkman's The Oregon Trail

Meola, Frank M.
March 1999
ATQ;Mar1999, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p5
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Investigates masculinity and violence in the story `The Oregon Trail,' by Francis Parkman. How to investigate `The Oregon Trail' in terms of the dynamics of masculine self-mythologizing; Indications of sado-masochism.


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