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Now available on Project MUSE, *Western American Literature* 50.2, summer
2015.
http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/western_american_literature/toc/wal.50.2.html

Table of Contents:

*Essays*

*From the Editor: Fifty Years and Counting*

Tom Lynch



*The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism in True Grit: The
Lovelorn Character of Mattie Ross*

Lloyd M. Daigrepont



*Ruth Nichols, Sky Girl, and the Aerial Frontier*

Fred Erisman



*“August on Sourdough”: An Archival View of Gary Snyder’s Intercultural
Poetics*

Andrew Hageman



*Book Reviews*

*Susan Naramore Maher, Deep Map Country: Literary Cartography of the Great
Plains*

Robert T. Tally Jr.



*John T. Price, The Tallgrass Prairie Reader*

Matthew J. C. Cella



*Katheryn Cornell Dolan, **Beyond the Fruited Plain: Food and Agriculture
in U.S. Literature, 1850-1905*

Daniel Clausen



*Michael L. Tate, editor; with the assistance of Will Bagley and Richard L.
Rieck. The Great Medicine Road, Part 1: Narratives of the Oregon,
California, and Mormon Trail, 1840-1848*

Deborah Lawrence



*Joshua B. Nelson, Progressive Traditions: Identity in Cherokee Literature
and Culture*

Phillip H. Round



*Maxine Oland, Siobhan M. Hart, and Liam Frink, eds., Decolonizing
Indigenous Histories: Exploring Prehistoric/Colonial Transitions in
Archeology*

Ann E. Lundberg



*Manuel Broncano, Religion in Cormac McCarthy's Fiction: Apocryphal
Borderlands*

Megan Riley McGilchrist



*Cathryn Halverson, Playing House in the American West: Western Women’s
Life Narratives 1839-1987*

Margaret Doane



*Mark Asquith, The Lost Frontier: Reading Annie Proulx’s Wyoming Stories*

Julie Scanlon



*David M. Wrobel, Global West, American Frontier: Travel, Empire, and
Exceptionalism from Manifest Destiny to the Great Depression*

Susan Roberson



*David Gessner, All the Wild That Remains: Edward Abbey, Wallace Stegner,
and the American West*

Michael P. Branch



*Kim Bancroft, **The Heyday of Malcolm Margolin: The Damn Good Times of a
Fiercely Independent Publisher*

Gioia Woods



*Lily Yuriko Nakai Havey, Gasa Gasa Girl Goes to Camp: A Nisei Youth Behind
a World War II Fence*

Eve Oishi




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Editor, *Western American Literature*
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