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Aloha rodeo three Hawaiian cowboys, the world's greatest rodeo, and a hidden history of the American


Wolman, David (Journalist), author.
[New York] : HarperCollins, [2019] 2019

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American wolf : a true story of survival and obsession in the West


Blakeslee, Nate, 1970- author.
New York : Crown Publishers, [2017] 2017

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Bill O'Reilly's Legends & lies : the real West


Fisher, David, 1946- author.
New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2015. 2015

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Blood brothers : the story of the strange friendship between Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill


Stillman, Deanne, author.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017. 2017

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California comeback : how a "failed state" became a model for the nation


Zacchino, Narda, author.
New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, [2016] 2016

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The castle on Sunset : life, death, love, art, and scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont


Levy, Shawn, author.
New York : Doubleday, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, [2019] 2019

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Custer : the making of a young general


Longacre, Edward G., 1946- author.
New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2018] 2018

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A death in the islands : the unwritten law and the last trial of Clarence Darrow


Farris, Michael P., 1951- author.
New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2016] 2016

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Denali's howl : the deadliest climbing disaster on America's wildest peak


Hall, Andy, 1961 or 1962-
New York, New York : Dutton Adult, 2014. 2014

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Dreams of El Dorado : a history of the American West


Brands, H. W., author.
New York : Basic Books, 2019. 2019

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Dreams of El Dorado a history of the American West


Brands, H. W., author.
[New York] : Hachette Book Group, [2019] 2019

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The dreamt land : chasing water and dust across California


Arax, Mark, 1956- author.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2019. 2019

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Finley ball : how two outsiders turned the Oakland A's into a dynasty and changed the game forever


Finley, Nancy, author.
Washington, DC : Regnery History, [2016] 2016

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Fire in Paradise : an American tragedy


Gee, Alastair, author.
New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, [2020] 2020

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Fire in Paradise an American tragedy


Gee, Alastair, author.
Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, [2020] 2020

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 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Audiobook - NSRY-11  CD 979.4 GEE    AVAILABLE
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Fire in Paradise : an American tragedy


Gee, Alastair, author.
New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, 2021. 2021

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 Manteno PL Adult Non-Fiction - MNBB-2  363.34 DEE    AVAILABLE
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Floodpath : the deadliest man-made disaster of 20th-century America and the making of modern Los Ang


Wilkman, Jon.
New York : Bloomsbury USA, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2016. 2016

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The floor of heaven a true tale of the last frontier and the Yukon gold rush


Blum, Howard.
Watervillle, Me : Thorndike Press, 2011. 2011

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Frontier grit the unlikely true stories of daring pioneer women


Monson, Marianne, 1975- author.
[Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Audio, [2016] 2016

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Golden elixir of the West : whiskey and the shaping of America


Monahan, Sherry, author.
Guilford, Connecticut : TwoDot, 2018. 2018

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Hell-bent : one man's crusade to crush the Hawaiian mob


Ryan, Jason (Journalist)
Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2014] 2014

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 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  364.106 RYA    AVAILABLE
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Hollywood's spies : the undercover surveillance of Nazis in Los Angeles


Rosenzweig, Laura B., author.
New York : New York University Press, [2017] 2017

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 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  791.43658 ROS    AVAILABLE
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The immortal Irishman : the Irish revolutionary who became an American hero


Egan, Timothy.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016. 2016

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Imperfect union : how Jessie and John Frémont mapped the West, invented celebrity, and helped cause


Inskeep, Steve, author.
New York : Penguin Press, 2020. 2020

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The indifferent stars above the harrowing saga of the Donner Party


Brown, Daniel James, 1951- author.
[New York] : HarperCollins, [2019] 2019

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The integration of the Pacific Coast League : race and baseball on the West Coast


Essington, Amy, author.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2018] 2018

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 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  796.357 ESS    AVAILABLE
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John Muir and the ice that started a fire : how a visionary and the glaciers of Alaska changed Ameri


Heacox, Kim.
Guildford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, An Imprint of Globe Pequot Press, [2014] 2014

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Justice in plain sight : how a small-town newspaper and its unlikely lawyer opened America's courtro


Bernstein, Dan, author.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2019] 2019

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The Lazarus files : a cold case investigation


McGough, Matthew, author.
New York, New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2019. 2019

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The mirage factory : illusion, imagination, and the invention of Los Angeles


Krist, Gary, author.
New York : Crown, [2018] 2018

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Mountain Man : John Colter, the Lewis & Clark Expedition, and the call of the American West


Marshall, David W. (Historian), author.
New York : The Countryman Press, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, 2017. 2017

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The murders that made us : how vigilantes, hoodlums, mob bosses, serial killers, and cult leaders bu


Calhoun, Bob, author.
Toronto : ECW Press, 2021. 2021

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The notorious Reno Gang : the wild story of the West's first brotherhood of thieves, assassins, and


Dickinson, Rachel, author.
Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2017] 2017

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The Old West


Hyslop, Stephen G. (Stephen Garrison), 1950- author.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2015] 2015

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Paradise of the Pacific : approaching Hawaii


Moore, Susanna, author.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015. 2015

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State of resistance : what California's dizzying descent and remarkable resurgence mean for America'


Pastor, Manuel, 1956- author.
New York : The New Press, 2018. 2018

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They bled blue : the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers : Fernandomania, strike-season mayhem, and the weirdes


Turbow, Jason, author.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019. 2019

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This is Chance! : the shaking of an all-American city, a voice that held it together


Mooallem, Jon, author.
New York : Random House, [2020] 2020

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This land : how cowboys, capitalism, and corruption are ruining the American West


Ketcham, Christopher, 1973- author.
[New York] : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2019] 2019

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Thunder in the mountains : a portrait of American gun culture


Collins, Craig K., 1960-
Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, an imprint of Globe Pequot Press, 2014. 2014

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 East Dubuque DL Stacks - EDLY-13  683.4 COL    AVAILABLE
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Thunder in the mountains : Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War


Sharfstein, Daniel J., author.
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2017] 2017

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 Byron PL Adult Non Fiction - BYLY-14  979.5004 SHA    AVAILABLE
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The track in the forest : the creation of a legendary 1968 US Olympic Team


Burns, Bob, 1957- author.
Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2019] 2019

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  GV1060.6 .B87 2019    AVAILABLE
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West of Eden : an American place


Stein, Jean.
New York : Random House, 2016. 2016

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Wild horse country : the history, myth, and future of the mustang


Philipps, David, author.
New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2017] 2017

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The wild west of Louis L'Amour : an illustrated companion to the frontier fiction of an American ico


Champlin, Tim, 1937-
Minneapolis, MN, USA : Voyageur Press, 2015. 2015

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