It's terribly difficult after finishing the 6th in a series of Timothy Egan's books to declare a favorite. Yet, Egan's Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis - is -well - it broke my heart. Continue Reading ››
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 21st Century U.S. Military Post-Mortem
THE BEST man-wild animal book I have EVER read. PERIOD.