The Wild West CatalogBook - 2008
This beautiful hardcover is chock-full of maps, memorabilia, archival photos (300 in all), summaries of Western TV shows, and movie reviews, all spanning 100 years of one of the most exciting periods in American history. It includes 12 favorite cowboy recipes from the chuckwagon, plus the history of camp cooks and how the men and women of the West ate on the trail. The beautiful archival photos depict Western towns, lawmen, and outlaws. They also offer close-ups of a variety of popular frontier weapons, great for gun enthusiasts and collectors.
This is the West as beloved in books, toys, "Cowboy and Injun" shows, movies and music--this attractively priced, full-color book will be a great addition to any collector's library.
Publisher: Philadelphia : Running Press, c2008.
Branch Call Number: 978. 02 WEX
Characteristics: 256 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
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