Volume 45, Number 1, Spring 2010

Table of Contents

Locating the Modern Mexican in Josefina Niggli’s Step Down, Elder Brother

pp. 4-29
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“Truer ’n Hell”: Lies, Capitalism, and Cultural Imperialism in Owen Wister’s The Virginian, B. M. Bower’s The Happy Family, and Mourning Dove’s Cogewea

pp. 30-52
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Stepping onto the Yakama Reservation: Land and Water Rights in Raymond Carver’s “Sixty Acres”

pp. 54-79
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Book Reviews

Medicine Bundle: Indian Sacred Performance and American Literature, 1824–1932 (review)

pp. 80-82
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War Dances (review)

pp. 82-83
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Writing Indian, Native Conversations (review)

pp. 84-85
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Everything You Know about Indians Is Wrong (review)

pp. 85-86
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Plural Sovereignties and Contemporary Indigenous Literature (review)

pp. 86-88
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Ballads of the Lords of New Spain: The Codex “Romances de los Señores de la Nueva España.” (review)

pp. 88-89
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Remedies for a New West: Healing Landscapes, Histories, and Cultures (review)

pp. 89-90
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Rudolfo Anaya: The Essays (review)

pp. 91-92
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American Naturalism and the Jews: Garland, Norris, Dreiser, Wharton, and Cather (review)

pp. 92-93
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Hamlin Garland: A Life (review)

pp. 93-94
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The Cormorant Hunter’s Wife (review)

pp. 95-96
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Agnes Lake Hickok: Queen of the Circus, Wife of a Legend (review)

pp. 96-97
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Jack London’s Racial Lives: A Critical Biography (review)

pp. 97-98
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Rock, Water, Wild: An Alaskan Life (review)

pp. 99-100
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Lone Star Pasts: Memory and History in Texas (review)

pp. 100-101
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Ecocritical Explorations in Literary and Cultural Studies: Fences, Boundaries, and Fields (review)

pp. 101-102
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The Far Corner: Northwestern Views on Land, Life, and Literature (review)

pp. 103-104
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No Place Like Home: Notes from a Western Life (review)

pp. 104-105
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The Lacuna (review)

pp. 105-106
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Going Away to Think: Engagement, Retreat, and Ecocritical Responsibility (review)

pp. 106-107
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Contributors

Contributors

pp. 108-109
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