GPQ Volume 38

GPQ 38.1 cover

WINTER 2018 VOL. 38/ No. 1

Editor's Note, v

Invited Essay: The New Learning about Homesteading, Richard Edwards, 1-23
Keywords: community, farm formation, fraud, Homestead Act of 1862, women

"Bad Faith": The Unsuccessful Attempt to Site a Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Facility in Nebraska, 1982–2005, Andrew Newman, 25-51
Keywords: community consent, decision-making, nuclear power, US federal regulations

Busting Broncos and Breaking New Ground: Reassessing the Legacies of Canadian Cowboys John Ware and Tom Three Persons, Robert Kossuth, 53-75
Keywords: Alberta, black Canadians, Blackfoot Confederacy, Kainai Nation, ranching, rodeo

The Civil War on the Northern Plains: John Pope's Military Policies against the Sioux in the Department of the Northwest, 1862–65, Michael Burns, 77-103
Keywords: Dakota Territories, Dakota War of 1862, Indian reservations, punitive expeditions, US Army

Review Essay: New Explorations in Black Mobility and Politics in the Nineteenth-Century West, Jeannette Eileen Jones, 105-112


How Canadians Communicate VI: Food Promotion, Consumption, and Controversy ed. by Charlene Elliott, reviewed by Shawna Holmes, 113

Urban Villages and Local Identities: Germans from Russia, Omaha Indians, and Vietnamese in Lincoln, Nebraska by Kurt E. Kinbacher, reviewed by Kevin Bower, 114

A Traveler's Companion to North Dakota State Historic Sites, reviewed by Kimberly K. Porter, 114

Shaping a World Already Made: Landscape and Poetry of the Canadian Prairies by Carl J. Tracie reviewed by Molly P. Rozum, 115

Moccasin and Foote Creeks: A Brown County Saga of Challenge and Response, 1880s–2013 by Arthur Buntin reviewed by Dale Potts, 116

 The Missouri River Journals of John James Audubon by John James Audubon reviewed by Gregory Nobles, 117

 The Life of Ten Bears: Comanche Historical Narratives by Francis Joseph Attocknie, reviewed by Steven Sielaff, 118

The Ground on Which I Stand: Tamina, a Freedmen's Town by Marti Corn, reviewed by James M. Sorelle, 119

Thrashing Seasons: Sporting Culture in Manitoba and the Genesis of Prairie Wrestling by C. Nathan Hatton, reviewed by Eunice G. Pollack, Stephen H. Norwood, 120

Horse-and-Buggy Genius: Listening to Mennonites Contest the Modern World by Royden Loewen, reviewed by L. Good Gingrich, 122

Photographing Custer's Battlefield: The Images of Kenneth F. Roahen by Sandy Barnard, reviewed by Tim Lehman, 123

Twentieth-Century Oklahoma: Reflections on the Forty-Sixth State by Richard Lowitt, reviewed by Kurt Lively, 124

Lone Star Unionism, Dissent, and Resistance: Other Sides of Civil War Texas ed. by Jesus F. De La Teja, reviewed by Thomas Summerhill, 125

A Culture's Catalyst: Historical Encounters with Peyote and the Native American Church in Canada by Fannie Kahan, reviewed by, Stacy B. Schaefer, Professor Emerita, 126

Mixed Blessings: Indigenous Encounters with Christianity in Canada eds. by Tolly Bradford and Chelsea Horton, reviewed by Alan L. Hayes, 127