restricted access   Volume 46, Number 4, Winter 2012

Table of Contents

From: Western American Literature

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John Russell Bartlett’s Literary Borderlands: Ethnology, War, and the United States Boundary Survey

pp. 348-380

No Laughing Matter: William Saroyan’s Californians in Crisis

pp. 382-399

Morta Las Vegas

pp. 400-427

Essay Review

On the Border, on the Edge: Charles Bowden’s Twinned Trilogies

pp. 428-437

Book Reviews

Autobiography of Mark Twain, Volume 1 (review)

pp. 439-440

Heretical Fictions: Religion in the Literature of Mark Twain (review)

pp. 441-442

Twain in His Own Time: A Biographical Chronicle of His Life, Drawn from Recollections, Interviews, and Memoirs by Family, Friends, and Associates (review)

pp. 442-443

The Troubled Union: Expansionist Imperatives in Post-Reconstruction American Novels (review)

pp. 443-444

Matter 13: Edward Abbey (review)

pp. 444-446

Lost Homelands: Ruin and Reconstruction in the 20th-Century Southwest (review)

pp. 446-447

Visions of the Big Sky: Painting and Photographing the Northern Rocky Mountain West (review)

pp. 447-448

Nothing Happened and Then It Did: A Chronicle in Fact and Fiction (review)

pp. 448-449

Home Waters: A Year of Recompenses on the Provo River (review)

pp. 449-451

Secret Histories: Reading Twentieth-Century American Literature (review)

pp. 451-453

Violet Transparent (review)

p. 453

Wyoming Folklore: Reminiscences, Folktales, Beliefs, Customs, and Folk Speech (review)

pp. 454-455

A Life Crossing Borders: Memoir of a Mexican-American Confederate (review)

pp. 456-457

Traditions of the Osage: Stories Collected and Translated by Francis La Flesche, and: The People Who Stayed: Southeastern Indian Writing after Removal (review)

pp. 457-459

On the Battlefield of Memory: The First World War and American Remembrance, 1919–1941 (review)

pp. 459-460

Black California: A Literary Anthology (review)

pp. 460-461


pp. 463-464