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The man from Snowy River and other verses
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ISBN: 0585016747 9780585016740 Publisher: Champaign, Ill. Project Gutenberg

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Cowboy life : reconstructing an American myth
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ISBN: 0806112182 Year: 1975 Publisher: Norman University of Oklahoma press

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Cowboy riding country
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ISBN: 0826306454 Year: 1982 Publisher: Albuquerque University of New Mexico press

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The adventures of Lucky Luke : stories and exercises to develop reading comprehension and vocabulary
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ISBN: 0080315631 008031564X Year: 1986 Publisher: New York (N.Y.): Pergamon institute of English

More tales from Slim Ellison
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ISBN: 0816506817 0816507155 Year: 1981 Publisher: Tucson University of Arizona press

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Cowboy classics : the roots of the American Western in the epic tradition
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ISBN: 1474422055 147440247X Year: 2016 Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press,

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'Cowboy Classics' looks at the surprisingly close connection between Western film and Greek and Roman epic, each of which focuses on a mythic-historical period from the past where our societal notions of what constitutes heroism, masculinity, and honor were first forged.

Git along, little dogies : songs and songsmakers of the American West
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ISBN: 0252003276 Year: 1975 Publisher: Urbana University of Illinois press

Cowboy poets & cowboy poetry
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ISBN: 025206836X 9780252068362 Year: 2000 Publisher: Urbana University of Illinois Press

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This book offers the first in-depth examination of a distinctive and community-based tradition rich with larger-than-life heroes, vivid occupational language, humor, and unblinking encounters with birth, death, nature, and animals in the poetry.

Shorty's yarns : western stories and poems of Bruce Kiskaddon
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ISBN: 0874215803 9786613283443 1283283441 0874215293 9780874215298 087421579X 9780874215793 9780874215809 0874214971 9780874214970 Year: 2004 Publisher: Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press,

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Set in Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona, the stories are a loosely tied string of old timer's yarns with a continuing cast of engaging characters, whom Kiskaddon avoids reducing to cowboy stereotypes. They include, as Siems describes them, ""Kiskaddon himself as the character Shorty. As a common waddy with a small man's feistiness and a young man's mischief, Shorty encounters the wicked world with a succession of companions: Bill, high-headed and a bit of an outlaw; Rildy Briggs, untamable and unstoppable young cowgirl; and Ike, an old-fashioned dandy and 'a very fortunate person.' More

The wild west : the mythical cowboy and social theory.
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ISBN: 0761952330 1446240622 1280369345 9786610369348 1412933889 9781412933889 9781446217177 1446217175 9781280369346 9780761952336 0761952322 9780761952329 9781446240625 6610369348 Year: 2001 Publisher: London Sage

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Will Wright explores the continuing popularity of the myth of the Wild West, demonstrating how, as a cultural icon, it speaks deeply to a desire for individualism and liberty. The author discusses the myth through market and social theory.

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