The Cowboy Encyclopedia

The Cowboy Encyclopedia

by Richard W. Slatta
     
 

ISBN-10: 0874367387

ISBN-13: 9780874367386

Pub. Date: 06/28/1994

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

In this fascinating volume, myth and reality come together to provide a detailed exploration into how and why the romantic cowboy image came into being. Through numerous topical entries that study the role of cowboys in art, literature, and film, to briefer subject entries focusing on cowboy terminology, readers can take away an insightful and broad perspective of the

Overview

In this fascinating volume, myth and reality come together to provide a detailed exploration into how and why the romantic cowboy image came into being. Through numerous topical entries that study the role of cowboys in art, literature, and film, to briefer subject entries focusing on cowboy terminology, readers can take away an insightful and broad perspective of the cowboy culture and its powerful influence over America's vision of the Western frontier.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874367386
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/28/1994
Pages:
494
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.06(d)

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