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The Conquest of a Continent
The Conquest of a Continent
By Madison Grant
Scribners, 1933, 393 pp

Described as the first racial history of the United States, or indeed of any nation, this book purports to show this country as the product primarily of Protestant Nordic effort, and argues that this heritage should not be impaired or diluted by the entrance of "alien" values and peoples. Science submerged by opinion.