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Turner, Frederick Jackson

Syllabification: Tur·ner, Frederick Jackson
Pronunciation: /ˈtərnər
 
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Definition of Turner, Frederick Jackson in English:

( 1861–1932), US historian, educator, and writer. He revolutionized the study of the American frontier with his paper entitled “The Significance of the Frontier in American History” (1893). He also wrote The Frontier in American History (1920) and The Significance of Sections in American History (1932).

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