The Pacific Northwest correspondent for the New York Times and a first-rate storyteller, Egan writes with humor and a gimlet eye, proving himself a reliable guide to a wildly diverse region on the cusp of old and new. --Shawn Carkonen --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
I heard the writer talk on a tv show. to me his lecture was far better than his book. if you have an interest in history of this type you could like this book.Published 3 months ago by Charlene H. Smith
While skillfully written and usually well-researched, Egan's commitment to Political Correctness makes this collection somewhat uninspiring. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Hobo Eddy
If you ever wondered why things are the way they evolved in the American West, this is a great read. It's told in a casual, historical, but not overly so manor. Read morePublished 5 months ago by John E. Jensen
It was the best read of the West that I have ever read! His research and his foresight are so right on the mark! Read morePublished 8 months ago by BELEN M. DUARTE
To understand our mistakes, our opportunities our yet truer and most soul nourishing potential before it's all gone I want everyone to read Timothy Egan's books.Published 8 months ago by Kathy Dellwo
Excellent read by Timothy Egan for history buffs and those interested in the West. I love anything he writes and this doesn't disappoint. His best is "Breaking Blue. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Hoosier girl!
I read this book 15 years ago - just re-read it. It' is Truth, Justice and a deep understanding of the American way warts and wonderment, side by side.Published 13 months ago by Janice Evans
EVERYTHING about the process was excellent--from finding the book on the website to the delivery at the door, days ahead of what was anticipated. Very well done, and a great read. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Gary Smith