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Great Plains Quarterly
Edited by Chuck Braithwaite

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Great Plains Quarterly publishes articles for scholars and interested laypeople on history, literature, culture, and social issues relevant to the Great Plains, which include Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming, and the Canadian provinces of Alberta, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan. 

 The journal, which is published for the Center for Great Plains Studies, is edited by a faculty member from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and includes a distinguished international board of advisory editors. 

Volume 34, Number 1 (Winter 2014)

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Notes from the Editor
Charles A. Braithwaite

Civilization of Oil: Reflections on a Pipeline, an Aquifer, and the Next Generation
Lon Appleby

A Populist Approach to Foreign Policy: Governor William A. Poynter, the South African War, and the Indian Famine, 1899–1901
David Lee Amstutz

A Madman and a Visionary: George Francis Train, Speculation, and the Territorial Development of the Great Plains
Rebekah Crowe

Finding Their Place: The Regional Landscapes of Jacques Hans Gallrein and Doel Reed
Louise Siddons

Review Essay
The End of a Journey and Beginning of a Legacy: A Review of The North American Journals of Prince Maximilian of Wied, Volume 3: September 1833–August 1834
Michael G. Noll

Book Reviews
William Benemann. Men in Eden: William Drummond Stewart and Same-Sex Desire in the Rocky Mountain Fur Trade
Justin M. Carroll

A. A. den Otter. Civilizing the Wilderness: Culture and Nature in Pre-Confederation Canada and Rupert's Land
Matt Todd

James R. Shortridge. Kansas City and How It Grew, 1822–2011
Gary L. Cheatham

Colette A. Hyman. Dakota Women's Work: Creativity, Culture, and Exile
Jane E. Simonsen

William E. Farr. Blackfoot Redemption: A Blood Indian's Story of Murder, Confinement, and Imperfect Justice
Jameson R. Sweet

Joëlle Rostkowski. Conversations with Remarkable Native Americans
Raymond J. DeMallie

Arnold Krupat. "That the People May Live": Loss and Renewal in Native American Elegy
Chris LaLonde

Keith Newlin, ed. Garland in His Own Time: A Biographical Chronicle of His Life, Drawn from Recollections, Interviews, and Memoirs by Family, Friends, and Associates
Jon Lauck

Josh Garrett-Davis. Ghost Dances: Proving Up on the Great Plains
Harry Thompson

Roger Welsch. Embracing Fry Bread: Confessions of a Wannabe
Wynne Summers

Amanda Mobley Guenther. Dale Nichols: Transcending Regionalism
Kate Meyer

Harley Brown. Terpning: Tribute to the Plains People
Johanna M. Blume

Denise K. Cummings, ed. Visualities: Perspectives on Contemporary American Indian Film and Art
Nancy Marie Mithlo

Ron Hull. Backstage: Stories from My Life in Public Television
Daniel L. Schiedel

Karen L. Wall. Game Plan: A Social History of Sport in Alberta
Carly Adams

Mary-Ellen Kelm. A Wilder West: Rodeo in Western Canada
Max Foran

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