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Volume 47, Number 1, Spring 2012

Table of Contents

From: Western American Literature

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"Perhaps the Words Remember Me": Richard Brautigan's Very Short Stories

pp. 4-21 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0005

Translating the American West into English: The Case of Hendrik Conscience's Het Goudland

pp. 22-44 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0013

West by Southeast: Peter Matthiessen's Florida Trilogy as Western Fiction

pp. 46-64 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0020

Peyote in the Kitchen: Gendered Identities and Imperial Domesticity in Edna Ferber's Cimarron

pp. 66-89 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0027

Book Reviews

This Is Not the Ivy League: A Memoir (review)

pp. 91-92 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0034

Don't Shoot the Gentile (review)

pp. 92-93 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0040

Jesse's Ghost (review)

p. 94 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0001

Dead Neon: Tales of Near-Future Las Vegas, and: Nevada: The Making of Modern Nevada (review)

pp. 95-96 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0009

Mink River (review)

pp. 97-98 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0017

In the Bear's House (review)

pp. 98-99 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0024

Cross Over Water (review)

pp. 99-100 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0031

Swallowing the Soap: New and Selected Poems (review)

pp. 100-102 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0038

The Daring Flight of My Pen: Cultural Politics and Gaspar Pérez de Villagrá's "Historia de la Nueva Mexico," 1610 (review)

pp. 102-104 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0044

Vistas, 1520-1820: Visual Culture in Spanish America/ Cultura Visual de Hispanoamérica (review)

pp. 104-105 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0007

The Wind Doesn't Need a Passport: Stories from the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands (review)

pp. 106-107 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0015

The Nation's Largest Landlord:The Bureau of Land Management in the American West, and: The Governance of Western Public Lands: Mapping Its Present and Future (review)

pp. 107-109 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0022

Perimeters of Democracy: Inverse Utopias and the Wartime Social Landscape in the American West (review)

pp. 109-110 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0029

Notes from a Miner's Canary: Essays on the State of Native America (review)

pp. 110-111 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0036

Child of the Fighting Tenth: On the Frontier with the Buffalo Soldiers (review)

pp. 111-112 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0042

Kit Carson: The Life of an American Border Man (review)

pp. 113-114 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0003

Literary Houston (review)

pp. 114-115 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0011

Randy Lopez Goes Home (review)

pp. 115-116 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0018

Glory of the Silver King: The Golden Age of Tarpon Fishing (review)

pp. 116-117 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0025


pp. 118-120 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2012.0032

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