Wild West Reviews
Published: October 02, 2012 at 5:17 pm
Authors Howard Kazanjian and Chris Enss present an overdue biography of Cherokee lawman Sam Sixkiller.
Published: October 02, 2012 at 4:51 pm
Ho! For the Black Hills presents a trove of letters written by Jack Crawford, 19th-century newspaper correspondent and self-proclaimed "Poet Scout of the Black Hills."
Published: October 02, 2012 at 4:29 pm
In Apache Tactics, Indian wars scholar Robert Watt explores the strategy, conditioning and other attributes of this warrior tribe of the American Southwest.
Published: October 02, 2012 at 4:11 pm
In this new release of the fanciful 1939 version of Frontier Marshal, Randolph Scott portrays Wyatt Earp, Cesar Romero his friend Doc "Halliday."
Published: August 19, 2012 at 4:09 pm
Retired National Park Service historian Jerome A. Greene has put together an insightful collection of personal remembrances from soldiers who fought in the 19th-century Indian wars.
Published: August 19, 2012 at 3:53 pm
Bill Betenson, whose great-great-uncle was the outlaw Butch Cassidy, paints a portrait of his infamous relative...who may have survived, the author says.
Published: August 19, 2012 at 3:41 pm
Golden Age Western Comics offers a nostalgic, if incomplete, peek at the postwar boom in Western-themed comic books.
Published: August 19, 2012 at 3:26 pm
Maverick will appeal to fans of classic TV shows, with its sharp, funny writing and unique twist on the code of the West.
Published: June 01, 2012 at 6:29 pm
James Donovan's Blood of Heroes is among the most thorough existing one-volume histories of the Alamo, making it an excellent starting point for aficionados of all things Texas.
Published: June 01, 2012 at 6:12 pm
In Line in the Sand, Rachel St. John recalls the frontier origins of the U.S.-Mexico border and the complicated and often-contentious issues that persist even today.
Published: June 01, 2012 at 6:02 pm
Clay Jenkinson's A Free and Hardy Life looks at Teddy Roosevelt's transformational time in the Dakotas, where he regained the health and spirit that propelled him into the presidency.
Published: June 01, 2012 at 5:48 pm
In Empire of Shadows, George Black delves into the human history behind Yellowstone National Park, one of history's greatest natural wonders.
Published: June 01, 2012 at 5:27 pm
Clarissa Confer's book The Cherokee Nation in the Civil War gives the Indian perspective of the tribe's decision to side with the Confederacy and the dire consequences.
Published: June 01, 2012 at 5:05 pm
Jack Stokes Ballard has compiled the history of an Army officer and Medal of Honor recipient whose career spanned the frontier era.
Published: June 01, 2012 at 4:15 pm
Director Michael Feifer had plenty of good material in the real-life killing of Dodge City prostitute Dora Hand, but he fails to deliver the goods in this straight-to-DVD film.
Published: March 30, 2012 at 10:32 pm
Paul L. Hedren shares his unprecedented knowledge of the Great Sioux War in After Custer, an account of the rapid changes on the Plains in the wake of the Little Bighorn.