We use cookies to track usage and preferences. See Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
CA
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Canada version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > History Revealed > August 2015 > Letters

Letters

Get in touch – share your opinions on history and our magazine

READERS’ LETTERS

LETTER OF THE MONTH

GO WEST AGAIN Sylvia suggests further reading inspired by our recent feature

THE REAL WEST

Having read your Wild West special (June, 2015, can I suggest two books that can widen the understanding of the diversity of peoples who trekked to the West: Black Cowboys of the Old West by Tricia Martineau Wagner (TwoDot, 2010, and Women of the West by Cathy Luchetti and Carol Olwell (Antelope Island Press, 1982. Both feature photographic evidence of the contribution of African-Americans and women to the move westward.

Runaway slaves as well as free men and women sought their freedom in the West, often helped on their way by Native Americans. There were African-American sheri s, soldiers, mayors and homesteaders playing a role in the settlement of struggling early townships.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of History Revealed - August 2015
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - August 2015
$6.99
Or 699 points
Monthly Digital Subscription
Only $ 3.68 per issue
SAVE
64%
$3.99
Or 399 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 3.85 per issue
SAVE
30%
$49.99
Or 4999 points
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only $ 3.84 per issue
SAVE
24%
$24.99
Or 2499 points

View Issues

About History Revealed

The August 2015 issue of History Revealed
Ways to Pay Pocketmags Payment Types
At Pocketmags you get Secure Billing Great Offers HTML Reader Gifting options Loyalty Points