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  Volume 45, Number 4, Winter 2011

Table of Contents


Practicing Sovereignty in Greg Sarris's Watermelon Nights

pp. 340-361

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

pp. 362-382

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

pp. 384-409

The Mark Twain Biography Wars

pp. 410-421

Book Reviews

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

pp. 422-424

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

pp. 424-425

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

pp. 426-427

Raymond Carver: A Writer's Life (review)

pp. 427-428

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

pp. 428-429

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

pp. 430-432

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

Native (review)

pp. 433-434

Breathing, In Dust (review)

pp. 435-436

J. Frank Dobie: A Liberated Mind (review)

pp. 436-437

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

pp. 438-439

Homelands: How Women Made the West (review)

pp. 439-440

Flexible Bones (review)

pp. 440-442

Quiet As They Come (review)

pp. 442-444

The Last Reader (review)

pp. 444-445



pp. 446-447

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