The End of the West Richard White’s The Republic for Which It Stands redefines the role of the West in the Gilded Age, plus three new history books about the Texas Rangers, another about Mexican revolutionary Gen. Pascual Orozco Jr., the story of the national parks, and a rollicking Western tale.

Since 1988, when award-winning author Richard White published his first volume of history, The Roots of Dependency: Subsistence, Environment, and … Continue reading The End of the West Richard White’s The Republic for Which It Stands redefines the role of the West in the Gilded Age, plus three new history books about the Texas Rangers, another about Mexican revolutionary Gen. Pascual Orozco Jr., the story of the national parks, and a rollicking Western tale.