Great Plains Studies, Center for



Date of this Version

Fall 2012


Great Plains Research, Volume 22, Number 2, Fall 2012


© Copyright 2012 by the Center for Great Plains Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Reconsidering National Park Interpretation of the Great Plains and TransMississippi West • Robert Pahre

Evaluating the Role of Latinidad and the Latino Threat in the State of Missouri • Joel Jennings and J.S. Onesimo Sandoval

The Right Call: Baseball Coaches' Attempts to Influence Umpires • Kevin Warneke and Dave Ogden

Documenting Change at Upper Hamburg Bend: Nebraska's First SideChannel Restoration • Brandon L. Eder and Gerald E. Mestl

Initial Changes in Species Cover Following Savanna Restoration Treatments in Western Iowa • David A. McKenzie, Thomas B. Bragg, and David M. Sutherland

Monitoring Standing Herbage of the Sands and Choppy Sands Ecological Vegetation Types in the Nebraska Sandhills • Daniel W. Uresk

Review of Conspecific Attraction and Area Sensitivity of Grassland Birds • David R. W. Bruinsma and Nicola Koper

New Distributional Records of Great Plains Pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) • Paul O. Cooney and James A. Kalisch

REVIEW ESSAY: An Atlas to Be Read from Cover to Cover • A review of Atlas of the Great Plains • Harm J. de Blij


Hockensmith, John S. • Spanish Mustangs in the Great American West: Return of the Horse • Reviewed by Karen Dalke

Brown, Mary Bomberger, Stephen J. Dinsmore, and Charles R. Brown • Birds of Southwestern Nebraska: An Annotated Check-List of Species in the North and South Platte River Valleys and at Lake McConaughy • Reviewed by Wayne J. Mollhoff

Adelman, Charlotte, and Bernard L. Schwartz • The Midwestern Native Garden: Native Alternatives to Nonnative Flowers and Plants, An Illustrated Guide • Reviewed by Stephen L. Young

Marchildon, Gregory P., ed. • Agricultural History: History of the Prairie West Series, Volume 3 • Reviewed by Bradford Rennie

Freeman, David M.; Foreword by Robert Ward • Implementing the Endangered Species Act on the Platte Basin Water Commons • Reviewed by Mary Bomberger Brown

Bower, Shannon Stunden; Foreword by Graeme Wynn • Wet Prairie: People, Land, and Water in Agricultural Manitoba • Reviewed by Sterling Evans

Waters, Michael R., Charlotte D. Pevny, David L. Carlson, et al.; Foreword by Michael B. Collins • Clovis Lithic Technology: Investigation of a Stratified Workshop at the Gault Site, Texas • Reviewed by Heather M. Rockwell.

Arnn, John Wesley, III; Foreword by Tom D. Dillehay • Land of the Tejas: Native American Identity and Interaction in Texas, A.D. 1300 to 1700 • Reviewed by Robert Cast

Clark, Bonnie J. • On the Edge of Purgatory: An Archaeology of Place in Hispanic Colorado • Reviewed by Jason M. LaBelle

Barker, Joanne • Native Acts: Law, Recognition, and Cultural Authenticity • Reviewed by Jo Carrillo

Regan, Paulette • Unsettling the Settler Within: Indian Residential Schools, Truth Telling, and Reconciliation in Canada • Reviewed by Robyn Green

Prussing, Erica • White Man's Water: The Politics of Sobriety in a Native American Community • Reviewed by Paul Spicer

Lehr, John, and David McDowell • Trailblazers: The Lives and Times of Michael Ewanchuk and Muriel (Smith) Ewanchuk • Reviewed by Denis Hlynka

Pachirat, Timothy • Every Twelve Seconds: Industrialized Slaughter and the Politics of Sight •Reviewed by Donald D. Stull.

Pawley, Howard; Foreword by Paul Moist • Keep True: A Life in Politics • Reviewed by Kelly Saunders

Sinner, George A "Bud," and Bob Jansen; Foreword by Clay S. Jenkinson • Turning Points: A Memoir • Reviewed by Stephen W. King

Daum, Courtenay W., Robert J. Duffy, and John A Straayer, eds. • State of Change: Colorado Politics in the Twenty-First Century • Reviewed by Robert R. Preuhs

Hiler, Edward A, and Steven L. Bosserman • Together We Can: Pathways to Collective Leadership in Agriculture at Texas A&M • Reviewed by Theodore R. Alter