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Autumn/Winter 1995

Autumn/Winter 1995

Vol. 45, No. 4

Created: Thursday, December 21, 1995

Vol. 45, No. 4

The Golden Horse on the Silver Screenby Lillian Turner

Calamity Jane’s Diary and Letters Story of a Fraud
by James D. McLaird

‘A Chinaman’s Chance’ on the Rocky Mountain Frontierby Liping Zhu

‘Immence Mountains to the West’ Lewis and Clark Breach the Bitterroots
by Stephen E. Ambrose

Historical Commentary History by Unreliable Narrators: Sitting Bull’s Circus Horse
by William E. Lemons

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Jacobs, On Turner’s Trail, reviewed by Walter Nugent | Thrapp, Encyclopedia of Frontier Biography, reviewed by Martin Ridge | Stevenson, Figures in Western Landscape, reviewed by Glenda Riley | Peavy and Smith, Women in Waiting in the Westward Movement, reviewed by Annette Atkins | Jones, ed., Astorian Adventure, reviewed by Dick A. Wilson | Szabo, Howling Wolf and the History of Ledger Art, reviewed by Eric Von Schmidt | Connell Szasz, ed., Between Indian and White Worlds, reviewed by William E. Unrau | Marshall III, Winter of the Holy Iron, a Novel, reviewed by Walter C. Fleming | Gump, The Dust Rose Like Smoke, reviewed by Melvin E. Page | Michno, The Mystery of E Troop, reviewed by Larry Sklenar | Mulroy, Freedom on the Border, reviewed by Darlis A. Miller | Dykstra, Bright Radical Star, and Broussard, Black San Francisco, reviewed by William Seraile | Taylor, Forging of a Black Community, reviewed by Howard N. Rabinowitz | Abbott, The Metropolitan Frontier, reviewed by Brad Luckingham | Hargreaves, Dry Farming in the Northern Great Plains, reviewed by Daniel N. Vichorek | Smith, Weather Pioneers, reviewed by Eleanor M. Gehres | McGuire, Lord, and Wallace, eds., Indian Water in the New West, reviewed by James E. Sherow

On the cover

(front) Col. W. F. Cody, 1889, by Rosa Bonheur; (back) White Pigeon Chinese lottery ticket, 19th century