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Unformatted text preview: Brutal savage Noble savage Spiritually attuned Native American Ecological Indian European colonists and founding nation Pilgrim fathers Taming the wilderness Freedom-loving pioneers The First Thanksgiving Leyenda Negra Robinson Cruso The frontier(west) and individualism Self-reliant frontiersman, cowboys, cowboys and settlers Contrast of westerners and easterners Virtues of self-reliance Violence and problem-solving Capitalism and the self-made man (the American Dream) Wisdom of the common man...
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- Spring '07