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27 June 2020

Frontier Lives


A frontier is a narrow strip of land between two states with an officially delimited crossing area intended for defense. However, during the course of history, and particularly American history, ‘frontier’ has come to indicate a sparsely colonized region situated where lands have yet to be chartered and, therefore, a starting point for further advance in colonization. Hence the expressions “frontier spirit” and “new frontier”