restricted access   Volume 26, Number 3, Fall 1991

Table of Contents

Essays

“A Relative to All That Is”: The Eco-Hero in Western American Literature

pp. 195-208
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Running out of Space: Vanishing Landscapes in California Novels

pp. 209-218
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McTeague as Metafiction?: Frank Norris’ Parodies of Bret Harte and the Dime Novel

pp. 219-228
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The Easterner in Western Literature—And in the Western Literature Association

pp. 229-235
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Notes

pp. 237-238
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Essay Review

Prose and Poetry of the American Wes ed. by James C. Work (review)

pp. 239-243
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Reviews

The Short Novels of John Steinbeck: Critical Essays with a Checklist to Steinbeck Criticism ed. by Jackson J. Benson, and: The Dramatic Landscape of Steinbeck’s Short Stories by John H. Timmerman (review)

pp. 245-247
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Willa Cather: Family, Community and History ed. by John J. Murphy (review)

pp. 247-248
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Willa Cather: A Study of the Short Fiction by Loretta Wasserman (review)

pp. 248-249
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… When We Talk About Raymond Carver ed. by Sam Halpert (review)

pp. 249-250
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Mary Austin: Song of a Maverick by Esther Lanigan Stineman (review)

pp. 250-251
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Bret Harte’s California ed. by Gary Scharnhorst (review)

pp. 251-252
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Living in Words: Interviews from The Bloomsbury Review, 1981–1988 ed. by Gregory McNamee (review)

pp. 252-253
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The Noble Savage in the New World Garden by Gaile McGregor (review)

pp. 253-254
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Confessions of an Eco-Warrior by Dave Foreman (review)

p. 255
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Desire and the Political Unconscious in American Literature: Eros and Ideology by Sam B. Girgus (review)

pp. 255-256
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The Indian Lawyer by James Welch (review)

pp. 256-257
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Ride With Me, Mariah Montana by Ivan Doig (review)

pp. 257-258
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The Light Possessed by Alan Cheuse (review)

pp. 258-259
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Heart Mountain by Gretel Ehrlich (review)

pp. 259-260
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Light by Seymour Epstein (review)

pp. 260-261
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Mean Spirit by Linda Hogan (review)

pp. 261-262
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Nordi’s Gift by Clyde Rice (review)

pp. 262-263
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Fireweed: An American Saga by Nellie Buxton Picken (review)

pp. 263-264
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Sushi and Sourdough: A Novel by Tooru J. Kanazawa (review)

pp. 264-265
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Sonoran Desert Summer by John Alcock (review)

pp. 265-266
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The Laying Out of Gussie Hoot by Margot Fraser (review)

p. 266
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The Grey Pilgrim by J. M. Hayes (review)

p. 267
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Heart-Diamond by Kathy L. Greenwood (review)

pp. 267-268
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Dreams in Dry Places by Roger Bruhn (review)

pp. 268-269
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Life in the Upper Country. The Diary of Evelyn E. Amos (review)

pp. 269-270
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Bachelor Bess: The Homesteading Letters of Elizabeth Corey, 1909–1919 ed. by Philip L. Gerber (review)

pp. 270-271
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Short Stories of Jack London ed. by Earle Labor, Robert C. Leitz III, I. Milo Shepard (review)

pp. 271-272
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The Fighting Horse of the Stanislaus: Stories & Essays by Dan De Quille ed. by Lawrence I. Berkove (review)

pp. 272-273
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The Jim Chee Mysteries: People of Darkness, The Dark Wind, and The Ghostway (review)

pp. 273-274
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Windows on the Sea, and Other Stories by Linda Sillitoe (review)

pp. 274-275
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The Other California: The Great Central Valley in Life and Letters by Gerald W. Haslam (review)

pp. 275-276
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Horse Medicine and Other Stories by Rafael Zepeda (review)

pp. 276-277
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Homesick: New & Selected Stories by Lucia Berlin (review)

pp. 277-278
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Interim in the Desert by Roland Sodowsky (review)

pp. 278-279
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Entering the Grove by Kim R. Stafford, Gary Braasch (review)

pp. 279-280
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Runaway: A Collection of Stories by Mary Clearman Blew (review)

pp. 280-281
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Passages West: Nineteen Stories of Youth and Identity ed. by Hugh Nichols (review)

pp. 281-282
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Inroads: An Anthology Celebrating Alaska’s Twenty-Seven Fellowship Writers ed. by Elyse Guttenberg, Jean Anderson (review)

pp. 282-283
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From Ink Lake ed. by Michael Ondaatje (review)

pp. 283-284
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Common Bonds: Stories By and About Modem Texas Women ed. by Suzanne Comer (review)

pp. 284-285
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Tierra: Contemporary Short Fiction of New Mexico ed. by Rudolfo A. Anaya (review)

pp. 285-286
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Maps to Anywhere by Bernard Cooper (review)

p. 286
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