By Richard W. Slatta
This cultural trip down reminiscence lane showcases how significant Western figures, occasions, and locations were portrayed in people legends, artwork, literature, and well known culture.
• one hundred forty five A–Z entries starting from package Carson and Woody Guthrie to Hispanics in Western motion pictures and Ansel Adams, each one with a bibliography
• Over forty photographs, drawings, and reproductions of posters
• 20 individuals together with students and different experts
• large bibliography of books and internet sites supplying extended learn on a myriad of subject matters regarding the western U.S.
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