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  Volume 44, Number 1, Spring 2009

Table of Contents


"An Eloquent and Impassioned Plea": The Rhetoric of Ruiz de Burton's The Squatter and the Don

pp. 5-21

"Rough Justice" for Farmworkers: The Specter of JoaquĆ­n Murrieta in Raymond Barrio's The Plum Plum Pickers

pp. 22-48

Poetic Travelers: Figuring the Wild in Parkman, Fuller, and Kirkland

pp. 49-62

Essay Review

Stegner, the Cypress Hills, and an "Impenetrable Foreignness": Still Writing the Wests

pp. 64-76

Book Reviews

The Girl in Saskatoon: A Meditation of Friendship, Memory, and Murder (review)

pp. 77-78

Narrating the American West: New Forms of Historical Memory (review)

pp. 79-80

Modernism and Mildred Walker (review)

pp. 80-81

Postwestern Cultures: Literature, Theory, Space (review)

pp. 81-82

Jazz and Twelve O'Clock Tales (review)

pp. 83-84

Red Land, Red Power: Grounding Knowledge in the American Novel (review)

pp. 84-85

Fault (review)

pp. 86-87

Massacre at Mountain Meadows (review)

pp. 87-88

Juana Briones of Nineteenth-Century California (review)

pp. 88-89

Literary Nevada: Writings from the Silver State (review)

pp. 90-91

Arab/American: Landscape, Culture, and Cuisine in Two Great Deserts (review)

pp. 91-92

The Hearts of Horses (review)

pp. 92-93

This Wild Spirit: Women in the Rocky Mountains of Canada (review)

pp. 94-95

A Country Called Home (review)

pp. 96-97

Arthur Carhart: Wilderness Prophet (review)

pp. 97-99

Searching for Tamsen Donner (review)

pp. 99-100

Pulp Writer: Twenty Years in the American Grub Street (review)

pp. 100-101



pp. 102-103

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