American West

Dodge City: Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and the Wickedest Town in the American West  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at March 19, 2017
Dodge City: Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and the Wickedest Town in the American West

Dodge City: Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and the Wickedest Town in the American West by Tom Clavin
English | February 28, 2017 | ISBN: 1250071488 | EPUB | 400 pages | 8.6 MB

Japanese Prostitutes in the North American West, 1887-1920  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 3, 2017
Japanese Prostitutes in the North American West, 1887-1920

Japanese Prostitutes in the North American West, 1887-1920
by Kazuhiro Oharazeki
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0295998334 | 306 Pages | PDF | 18.4 MB

This compelling study of a previously overlooked vice industry explores the larger structural forces that led to the growth of prostitution in Japan, the Pacific region, and the North American West at the turn of the twentieth century.
The Ghosts of Guerrilla Memory : How Bushwhackers Became Gunslingers in the American West

The Ghosts of Guerrilla Memory :
How Bushwhackers Became Gunslingers in the American West

by Matthew Hulbert and Stephen Berry
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0820350028 | 340 Pages | PDF | 2.79 MB

This book chronicles the history of “guerrilla memory,” the collision of the Civil War memory “industry” with the somber realities of irregular warfare in the borderlands of Missouri and Kansas.

In Pursuit of Gold: Chinese American Miners and Merchants in the American West  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 13, 2017
In Pursuit of Gold: Chinese American Miners and Merchants in the American West

Sue Fawn Chung, "In Pursuit of Gold: Chinese American Miners and Merchants in the American West"
English | ISBN: 025203628X, 0252080548 | 2011 | 297 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Black Cowboys in the American West : On the Range, on the Stage, behind the Badge  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Feb. 11, 2017
Black Cowboys in the American West : On the Range, on the Stage, behind the Badge

Black Cowboys in the American West : On the Range, on the Stage, behind the Badge
by Bruce A. Glasrud and Michael N. Searles
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0806154063 | 261 Pages | PDF | 2.67 MB

Like all ranch hands and riders, African American cowboys lived hard, dangerous lives. But black drovers were expected to do the roughest, most dangerous work — and to do it without complaint.

The American West and the Nazi East: A Comparative and Interpretive Perspective  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 11, 2017
The American West and the Nazi East: A Comparative and Interpretive Perspective

C. Kakel, "The American West and the Nazi East: A Comparative and Interpretive Perspective"
ISBN: 023027515X | 2011 | EPUB | 310 pages | 777 KB

Split Screen Nation: Moving Images of the American West and South  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Feb. 5, 2017
Split Screen Nation: Moving Images of the American West and South

Split Screen Nation: Moving Images of the American West and South by Susan Courtney
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0190459972, 0190459964 | 328 pages | EPUB | 17 MB

Captivating Westerns: The Middle East in the American West  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Feb. 4, 2017
Captivating Westerns: The Middle East in the American West

Captivating Westerns: The Middle East in the American West (Postwestern Horizons) by Susan Kollin
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0803226993 | 294 pages | PDF | 17,6 MB
Counterpunch : The Cultural Battles Over Heavyweight Prizefighting in the American West

Counterpunch :
The Cultural Battles Over Heavyweight Prizefighting in the American West

by Meg Frisbee
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0295995467 | 256 Pages | True PDF | 19.8 MB

A fascinating look at early American boxing, Counterpunch provides an entertaining way to understand both the growth of the American West and the history of this popular and controversial sport.

Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology : Ancient Yemen and the American West  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 7, 2017
Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology : Ancient Yemen and the American West

Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology : Ancient Yemen and the American West
by Michael J. Harrower
English | 2016 | ISBN: 110713465X | 229 Pages | True PDF | 7.64 MB

This book offers a new explanation for the spatial-political-environmental dynamics of water and irrigation in the long-term histories of two arid regions, Southwest Arabia (3500 BC-AD 600) and the American West (2000 BC-AD 1950).