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Great Plains Quarterly
Edited by Chuck Braithwaite

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ISSN  0275-7664

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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. 


Invited Essay
To Commute or Not Commute, the Homesteader’s Dilemma
Richard Edwards

Farming by Rail: Demonstration Trains and the Rise of Mobile Agricultural Science in the Great Plains
David D. Vail

For Race and Region: A Brief History of the Western Negro Press Association, 1896–1920
Paul Emory Putz

Making the Buffalo Commons New Again: Rangeland Restoration and Bison Reintroduction in the Montana Highline
John Davenport

Review Essay
In Search of Wak?á?
Rani-Henrik Andersson

Book Reviews
Arthur Bear Chief, My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell
Jennifer Stern

Edward B. Westermann, Hitler’s Ostkrieg and the Indian Wars: Comparing Genocide and Conquest
Roy G. Koepp

James C. Juhnke, A People of Two Kingdoms: Stories of Kansas Mennonites in Politics
Mark Marston Norris

Sarah Carter, Imperial Plots: Women, Land, and the Spadework of British Colonialism on the Canadian Prairies
Sheila McManus

Delphine Red Shirt, George Sword’s Warrior Narratives: Compositional Processes in Lakota Oral Tradition
Debra K. S. Barker

Michael J. Lansing, Insurgent Democracy: The Nonpartisan League in North American Politics
Ben Keppel

Derek S. Oden, Harvest of Hazards: Family Farming, Accidents, and Expertise in the Corn Belt, 1940–1975
Brandi Janssen

Byrd M. Williams IV. Foreword by Roy Flukinger. Afterword by Anne Wilkes Tucker. Proof: Photographs from Four Generations of a Texas Family
Robin Dru Germany

Richard Edwards, Jacob K. Friefeld, and Rebecca S. Wingo, Homesteading the Plains: Toward a New History
Andrew Husa

Linda Civitello, Baking Powder Wars: The Cutthroat Food Fight that Revolutionized Cooking
Cynthia Ross

Ted Cable and Wayne Maley, Driving Across Kansas: A Guide to I-70
Travis Smith

Julie M. Fenster, Jefferson’s America: The President, the Purchase, and the Explorers who Transformed a Nation
Gene Allen Smith

Steven Sabol, The Touch of Civilization: Comparing American and Russian Internal Colonization
David Moon

Benjamin R. Kracht, Kiowa Belief and Ritual
Andrew McKenzie