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In 1902, David Moffat faced financial and political barriers. He overcame them to build his railroad through the Rockies. This historical novel taps fresh diaries and documents. The book takes the rails up to but not over the continental divide.
Giant redwoods are symbols of conflict and negotiation, remnants of environmental battles over the limits of industrialization, profiteering, and globalization. In "Defending Giants," Darren Speece explores the long history of the Redwood Wars and their transformation of American environmental...
Yellowstone Treasures author Janet Chapple regales you with adventure stories by travelers to Yellowstone from the explorers of 1871 through the tourists of 1916, when cars were allowed. The authors include explorer Nathaniel P. Langford, round-the-world cyclist Frank D. Lenz, Pulitzer-prize...