Tag Archives: American West

Undaunted Courage

Just one of THE BEST books one might ever read. I loved it. My only sorrow is the way it seemed to end too abruptly - with the tragic end of Lewis's life. This is adventure writing and history at its best. I am now planning to explore the Bitteroot … Continue Reading ››

Cattle Kingdom – The Hidden History of the Cowboy West by Christopher Knowlton – A Review by Bill Dahl

I have read extensively about the history of the American West. It's a book like Cattle Kingdom that excites me about the fact that the myths that oftentimes inhabit our historical understanding  - can and will be displaced - and rewritten - when exquisitely talented authors like Christopher … Continue Reading ››

The American West – A Photo Journal by Bill Dahl

This post includes a photo album of our Summer of 2017 journey around the American West. It was nearly a month long and encompassed some 5,000 miles. The journey began in Redmond, Oregon to Boise, Idaho to Rexburg, Idaho to Swan Valley, … Continue Reading ››