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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. 

Volume 38, Number 1 Winter 2018


Editor's Note

Invited Essay: The New Learning about Homesteading
Richard Edwards

"Bad Faith": The Unsuccessful Attempt to Site a Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Facility in Nebraska, 1982–2005
Andrew Newman

Busting Broncos and Breaking New Ground: Reassessing the Legacies of Canadian Cowboys John Ware and Tom Three Persons
Robert Kossuth

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

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

Book Reviews
Charlene Elliott, ed. How Canadians Communicate VI: Food Promotion, Consumption, and Controversy
Shawna Holmes    

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

State Historical Society of North Dakota. A Traveler's Companion to North Dakota State Historic Sites
Kimberly K. Porter

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

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

John James Audubon. Edited and with an original commentary by Daniel Patterson. The Missouri River Journals of John James Audubon
Gregory Nobles    

Collected by Francis Joseph Attocknie. Edited and with an introduction by Thomas W. Kavanagh. The Life of Ten Bears: Comanche Historical Narratives
Steven Sielaff

Marti Corn. The Ground on Which I Stand: Tamina, a Freedmen's Town
James M. SoRelle

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

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

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

Richard Lowitt. Twentieth-Century Oklahoma: Reflections on the Forty-Sixth State
Kurt Lively

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

Fannie Kahan. Edited and with an introduction by Erika Dyck. A Culture's Catalyst: Historical Encounters with Peyote and the Native American Church in Canada
Stacy B. Schaefer

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