In the December issue of Wild West, readers share dispatches about Fort Davis (Texas), Edward "Ned Wynkoop, Sadie Marcus (the future Mrs. Earp), the Umatilla Indian Reservation (in Pendleton, Ore.), Rocky Mountain oysters and a disputed photo of Indian captives.
In the October issue of Wild West, readers share dispatches about an unidentified skeleton, a misidentified horse, a mistaken date, a mysterious knife, mountain men, gunmen near Tombstone’s O.K. Corral, good Western writers and New Mexico history.
The August 2015 issue of Civil War Times investigates a forgotten Gettysburg hero, the last words of Robert E. Lee, and the diary of a Confederate officer headed home after Appomattox. An exciting new department, Materiel, debuts with a look at 7 Deadly Shells.
Disaster leaves a mark—on the land, on the people who survive and in our collective memory. We can't prevent the winds, the rains, the tectonic shifts and volcanic eruptions. But can history teach us how to mitigate nature's effect on us— and our effect on nature?