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The West. Trans-Mississippi Region. Great Plains

  • Railroad Empire across the Heartlandby James E. Sherow; John R. Charlton

    University of New Mexico Press 2014; US$ 34.95

    This book presents recent photographs by John R. Charlton of the scenes Alexander Gardner recorded, paired with the Gardner originals and accompanied by James E. Sherow?s discussion. more...

  • The Pilgrim Chroniclesby Rod Gragg

    Regnery Publishing 2014; US$ 27.99

    Off with Their Heads or Burned at the Stake? Door numbers 1 and 2 offered a bleak end for the Puritans. Door number 3, however, showed glimpses of hope: a new land, free of religious persecution. But fleeing the country would be an act of sedition. Contrary to popular belief that they were stuff and dour, the sport-loving and well-dressed Pilgrims... more...

  • Savage Dreamsby Rebecca Solnit

    University of California Press 2014; US$ 26.95

    "A beautiful, absorbing, tragic book."?Larry McMurtry In 1851, a war began in what would become Yosemite National Park, a war against the indigenous inhabitants. A century later?in 1951?and a hundred and fifty miles away, another war began when the U.S. government started setting off nuclear bombs at the Nevada Test Site. It was called a nuclear testing... more...

  • Ankle High and Knee Deepby Gail Jenner

    Lyons Press 2014; US$ 15.99

    Ankle High and Knee Deep collects together essays from more than twenty ranch women, cowgirls, and farmers about what they?ve learned while standing in or stepping out of ?mud, manure, and other offal.? more...

  • Fun with the Family Massachusettsby Marcia Glassman-Jaffe

    Globe Pequot Press 2014; US$ 15.99

    Written by a parent, this opinionated, personal, and easy-to-use guide has hundreds of ideas to keep the kids entertained for an hour, a day, or a weekend! Fun with the Family Massachusetts leads the way to historical attractions, children's museums, festivals, parks, and much more. Geared towards parents with children between the ages of two and... more...

  • It Happened on the Oregon Trailby Tricia Martineau Wagner

    Globe Pequot Press 2014; US$ 15.99

    It Happened on the Oregon Trail 2  takes readers on a rollicking, behind-the-scenes look at some of the characters and episodes from the Oregon Trail's storied past.  Including both famous tales, and famous names?and little-known heroes, heroines, and happenings. more...

  • Zen of the Plainsby Tyra A. Olstad

    University of North Texas Press 2014; US$ 19.96

    Although spare, sweeping landscapes may appear "empty," plains and prairies afford a rich, unique aesthetic experience--one of quiet sunrises and dramatic storms, hidden treasures and abundant wildlife, infinite horizons and omnipresent wind, all worthy of contemplation and celebration. more...

  • Interior Placesby Lisa Knopp

    UNP - Bison Original 2014; US$ 21.95

    ?We must include Knopp among those whom Barry Lopez calls our ?local geniuses of the American landscape,?? Fran Shaw remarks in the journal Parabola . And, indeed, in this new book, Lisa Knopp?s singular genius burrows deep into that landscape in showing us what it is to know, feel, and inhabit unique yet quintessentially American places.   A collection... more...

  • Venereal Disease and the Lewis and Clark Expeditionby Thomas P. Lowry; Edwin C. Bearss

    UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 21.95

    One of the greatest challenges faced by William Clark and Meriwether Lewis on their 1804?6 Corps of Discovery expedition was that of medical emergencies on the trail. Without an attending physician, even routine ailments and injuries could have tragic consequences for the expedition?s success and the safety of its members. Of these dangers, the most... more...

  • An Army Doctor on the Western Frontierby Robert M. Utley

    University of New Mexico Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    This selection of Lauderdale?s writings, edited and annotated by a premier historian of the American West, offers an insightful account of army life that will teach readers much about the settlement and growth of the West in a time of rapid change. more...