The western frontier, populated by homesteaders, explorers, outlaws, and pressed up against the Native tribes who originally peopled the land, has long been a subject of fascination for American readers. This literary fiction list compiled by Bookmarks magazine (Nov/Dec 2012) highlights the Old West and its myriad charaters in all their triumphs, illusions and disappointments. Includes both well-known classics of the genre as well as contemporary authors. (www.bookmarksmagazine.com)
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True Sisters
Book - 2012
Half Broke Horses
A True-life Novel
Book - 2009
All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 6 copies
Red Water
Book - 2002
O Pioneers!
Book - 1993
Angle of Repose
Book - 2000
The Whistling Season
Book - 2006
All copies in use Availability details Holds: 3 on 2 copies
Snow Mountain Passage
A Novel
Book - 2001
Giants in the Earth
A Saga of the Prairie
Book - 1999
The All-true Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton
A Novel
Book - 1998
The Way West
Book - 1949
Lonesome Dove
A Novel
Book - 1985
The Ox-Bow Incident
Book - 1968
The Sisters Brothers
A Novel
Book - 2011
Doc
Doc
A Novel
Book - 2011
Appaloosa
Book - 2005
The Virginian
A Horseman of the Plains
Book - 2002
Men to Match My Mountains
The Opening of the Far West 1840-1900
Book - 1956
Daughter of Fortune
A Novel
Book - 1999
Bret Harte's Gold Rush
"Outcasts of Poker Flat", "The Luck of Roaring Camp", "Tennessee's Partner", and Other Favorites
Book - 1997
Sierra
A Novel of the California Gold Rush
Book - 1996
The Gates of the Alamo
A Novel
Book - 2000
Two for Texas
A Novel
Book - 1989
Black Hills
Book - 2010
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