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  Volume 45, Number 4, Winter 2011

Table of Contents


Practicing Sovereignty in Greg Sarris's Watermelon Nights

pp. 340-361 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0012

Clean Hands and an Iron Face: Frontier Masculinity and Boston Manliness in The Rise of Silas Lapham

pp. 362-382 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0017

The Sentimental Politics of Language: Ralph Waldo Emerson's and José María Sánchez's Texan Stories

pp. 384-409 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0014

The Mark Twain Biography Wars

pp. 410-421 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0007

Book Reviews

Dirty Wars: Landscape, Power, and Waste in Western American Literature (review)

pp. 422-424 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0006

A Violent Conscience: Essays on the Fiction of James Lee Burke (review)

pp. 424-425 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0011

The Western Landscape in Cormac McCarthy and Wallace Stegner: Myths of the Frontier (review)

pp. 426-427 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0015

Raymond Carver: A Writer's Life (review)

pp. 427-428 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0018

The Car That Brought You Here Still Runs: Revisiting the Northwest Towns of Richard Hugo (review)

pp. 428-429 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0000

N. Scott Momaday: Remembering Ancestors, Earth, and Traditions: An Annotated Bio-Bibliography (review)

pp. 430-432 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0002

David Crockett in Congress: The Rise and Fall of the Poor Man's Friend, with Collected Correspondence, Selected Speeches, and Circulars (review)

pp. 432-433 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0005

Native (review)

pp. 433-434 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0010

Breathing, In Dust (review)

pp. 435-436 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0008

J. Frank Dobie: A Liberated Mind (review)

pp. 436-437 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0004

Natalie Curtis Burlin: A Life in Native and African American Music (review)

pp. 438-439 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0009

Homelands: How Women Made the West (review)

pp. 439-440 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0013

Flexible Bones (review)

pp. 440-442 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0016

Quiet As They Come (review)

pp. 442-444 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0019

The Last Reader (review)

pp. 444-445 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0001



pp. 446-447 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2011.0003

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