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The woolly West : Colorado's hidden history of sheepscapes

Author: Andrew Gulliford
Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2018 [2018]
Series: Elma Dill Russell Spencer series in the West and Southwest, no. 44.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Gulliford
ISBN: 9781623496524 1623496527
OCLC Number: 1005185950
Notes: Introduction: Why study sheep, shepherds and carved aspen trees? -- 1st sheepscape: Searching for sheepscapes and finding stock driveways, White River National Forest -- Sheep across the Southwest -- 2nd sheepscape: Buckles Lake, counting corrals and V-Rock, San Juan National Forest -- The beginning of Colorado's cattle and sheep wars, 1880-1905 -- 3rd sheepscape: Elkhorn Stock Driveway, Routt and Medicine Bow National Forests -- The US Forest Service in Colorado, a sheep army, and the fight over government grass, 1905-1920 -- 4th sheepscape: Going to the mountain, Glade Park & Pinon Mesa -- Basque & Greek sheepmen, the Taylor Grazing Act, and end of the range wars, 1920-1934 -- 5th sheepscape: Dead mule on a cabin porch, Lone Mesa State Park and a sacred Penitente Calvario -- Hispano herders, drought, and the Great Depression, 1934-1941 -- 6th sheepscape: Lone Cone and Beaver Park, Uncompahgre National Forest -- Sheepherding after WWII: from canyonlands to wilderness, 1945-1970 -- 7th sheepscape: Sheepshed art in South Park -- Recreation and restoration: Hikers, guardian dogs & bighorns, 1970 to the present -- 8th sheepscape: Cairns in the Stinking Desert & on the Horsethief Trail -- The future of Colorado's high country: Ailing aspens, Peruvian herders, and ethnic lamb -- 9th sheepscape: Understanding herders' lives -- Old West, new West, next West: sheep, ski areas, wolves, and endangered species.
Description: xii, 402 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Elma Dill Russell Spencer series in the West and Southwest, no. 44.
Responsibility: Andrew Gulliford.

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"The Woolly West is a fascinating study about a neglected part of American history. Gulliford captures something forgotten yet important to the heritage of the West."--Galveston County Daily News Read more...

 
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