Volume 29, Number 4, Winter 1995

Table of Contents

Essays

California Dreamin’ The Significance of “A Coupla Acres” in Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men

pp. 291-297
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A. B. Guthrie’s Additions to Shane

pp. 299-304
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Annual Bibliography of Studies in Western American Literature

pp. 305-322
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Research in Western American Literature: 1993–94

pp. 323-331
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Notes

pp. 333-334
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Reviews

Naked Heart: Talking on Poetry, Mysticism, & the Erotic by William Everson (review)

pp. 335-336
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Frank Waters: Man and Mystic ed. by Vine Deloria, Jr. (review)

pp. 336-337
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The Steinbeck Question: New Essays in Criticism ed. by Donald R. Noble (review)

pp. 337-338
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A New Study Guide To Steinbeck’s Major Works, With Critical Explications ed. by Tetsumaro Hayashi (review)

pp. 338-339
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Critical Essays on Robert Bly ed. by William V. Davis (review)

pp. 339-340
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Mark Twain: Protagonist for the Popular Culture by Marlene Boyd Vallin (review)

pp. 340-341
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New Voices in Native American Literary Criticism ed. by Arnold Krupat (review)

pp. 341-342
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White Captives: Gender and Ethnicity on the American Frontier by June Namias (review)

pp. 342-343
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Dark Matter by Christopher Buckley (review)

p. 343
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Isolation and Masquerade: Willa Cather’s Women by Frances W. Kaye, and: Willa Cather and The Art of Conflict by Patrick W. Shaw (review)

pp. 344-345
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O Pioneers! by Willa Cather (review)

pp. 345-346
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A Casebook on Ken Kesey’s One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest ed. by George J. Searles (review)

pp. 346-347
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Ace of Hearts: The Westerns of Zane Grey by Arthur G. Kimball (review)

p. 347
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Made From This Earth: American Women and Nature by Vera Norwood (review)

pp. 347-348
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Spider Woman’s Granddaughters, Traditional Tales and Contemporary Writing by Native American Women ed. by Paula Gunn Allen (review)

pp. 348-349
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Shadows in My Hands: A Southwestern Odyssey by Jane Candia Coleman (review)

pp. 349-350
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Tom By Light: Selected Poems by Joanne de Longchamps (review)

pp. 350-351
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One-Eyed Cowboy Wild by John D. Nesbitt (review)

pp. 351-352
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The Temptations of St. Ed & Brother S. by Frank Bergon (review)

pp. 352-353
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Footloose on the Santa Fe Trail by Stephen May (review)

p. 353
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The Ballad of Rocky Ruiz by Manuel Ramos (review)

pp. 353-354
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Bright Angels and Familiars: Contemporary Mormon Stories ed. by Eugene England (review)

pp. 354-355
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A Place in Mind by Dulce D. Moore (review)

pp. 355-356
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The Owl In Monument Canyon and Other Stories from Indian Country by H. Jackson Clark (review)

pp. 356-357
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In the Kingdom of Grass by Margaret A. MacKichan, Bob Ross (review)

pp. 357-358
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Bloodlines: Odyssey of a Native Daughter by Janet Campbell Hale (review)

pp. 358-359
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Backtracking: Ancient Art of Southern Idaho by Max G. Pavesic, William Studebaker (review)

pp. 359-360
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Yanktonai Sioux Watercolors: Cultural Remembrances of John Saul by Martin Brokenleg, Herbert T. Hoover (review)

pp. 360-361
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Memory Fever: A Journey Beyond by Ray Gonzalez (review)

pp. 361-362
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The Fus Fixico Letters by Alexander Posey (review)

p. 363
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Static Lines and Canopies: Stories from the Smokejumpers in Civilian Public Service Camp No. 103 (Missoula, Montana) of 1943–1945 ed. by Asa Mundell (review)

p. 364
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State Lines ed. by Ken Hammond (review)

p. 365
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Elmer Kelton Country: The Short Nonfiction of a Texas Novelist by Elmer Kelton (review)

pp. 365-366
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Head Cook at Weddings and Funerals and Other Stories of Doukhobor Life by Vi Plotnikoff (review)

pp. 366-367
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Crossing Wyoming by David Romtvedt (review)

pp. 367-368
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How I Learned by Gloria Frym (review)

p. 368
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Measure of Emptiness: Grain Elevators in the American Landscape by Frank Gohlke, and: Wright Morris: Origin of a Species by Wright Morris (review)

p. 369
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Star of Destiny: The Private Life of Sam and Margaret Houston by Madge Thornall Roberts, and: The Raven’s Bride: A Novel of Eliza Allen and Sam Houston by Elizabeth Crook (review)

pp. 370-371
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The Biophilia Hypothesis ed. by Stephen R. Kellert, Edward O. Wilson (review)

pp. 371-372
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These Are My Rivers: New and Selected Poems 1955–1993 by Lawrence Ferlinghetti (review)

pp. 372-373
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The Proper Edge of the Sky: The High Plateau Country of Utah by Edward A. Geary (review)

pp. 373-374
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Mapping the Invisible Landscape: Folklore, Writing, and the Sense of Place by Kent C. Ryden (review)

pp. 374-375
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Idaho Loners: Hermits, Solitaires, and Individualists by Cort Conley (review)

pp. 375-376
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Neon Pow-Wow: New Native American Voices of the Southwest ed. by Anna Lee Walters (review)

pp. 376-377
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The Great Central Valley: California’s Heartland by Stephen Johnson, Robert Dawson (review)

pp. 377-378
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On William Stafford: The Worth of Local Things ed. by Tom Andrews (review)

pp. 378-379
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Love Medicine. New and Expanded Version by Louise Erdrich (review)

pp. 379-380
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American Iconology: New Approaches to Nineteenth-Century Art and Literature ed. by David C. Miller (review)

pp. 380-381
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The Haunting Familiarity of Things: Poems by Ron McFarland (review)

p. 381
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Varieties of Hope: An Anthology of Oregon Prose ed. by Gordon B. Dodds, and: From Here We Speak: An Anthology of Oregon Poetry ed. by Primus St. John, Ingrid Wendt (review)

pp. 382-383
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Lighting Out: A Vision of California and the Mountains by Daniel Duane (review)

pp. 383-384
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Way Down Yonder In The Indian Nation by Michael Wallis (review)

pp. 384-385
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Careless Weeds: Six Texas Novellas ed. by Tom Pilkington (review)

p. 385
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A View of the River by Luna B. Leopold (review)

p. 386
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Main Street: The Revolt of Carol Kennicott by Martin Bucco (review)

p. 387
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Montana 1948 by Larry Watson (review)

pp. 387-388
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Child of the Holy Ghost by Robert Laxalt (review)

pp. 388-389
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Kaleidoscope: Stories of the American Experience ed. by Barbara Perkins, George Perkins (review)

pp. 389-390
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The Masked Bobwhite Rides Again by John Alcock (review)

pp. 390-391
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A Match to the Heart by Gretel Ehrlich (review)

pp. 391-392
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Index to Volume XXIX

pp. 393-399
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