Lasso the Wind

Lasso the Wind

Away to the New West

Book - 1998
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Baker & Taylor
Offers a portrait of the contemporary American West, examing the dichotomy of between myth and reality, Old West and present day, and discussing the history, people, and future of the region

& Taylor

The journalist-author of The Good Rain offers an evocative portrait of the contemporary American West, examining the dichotomy between myth and reality and between the Old West and the present day, and discusses the history, people, and future of the region. 17,500 first printing. Tour.

Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1998
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780375400247
Characteristics: x, 266 p. : maps ; 25 cm


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May 16, 2018

The book has gotten a little dated -- for example, ostrich ranching turned out to be profitable only as long as they could sell ostriches to people who wanted to start ranches.


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