Wondrous times on the frontier

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August House Publishers, 1991 - History - 324 pages
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In his first work of nonfiction in twelve years, celebrated historian Dee Brown, bestselling author of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, draws on over 50 years of research in this good-humored celebration of the diversity of the American frontier.

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I was looking for a book about everyday life on the frontier. This book provided a glimpse into that although not directly. It focused on the humor and tall tales emanating out of the West. That does ... Read full review

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What This Book is About
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Gambling Violence and Merriment 1 The Chaucerian Way West
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Bigwig and Littlewig Sojourners
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Dee Brown is most renowned for "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, " which has sold more than five million copies worldwide. He is the author of more than twenty works of fiction and nonfiction relating to American frontier history. He lives with his wife, Sally, in his hometown of Little Rock, Arkansas.

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