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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 263–264.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Gerhard J. Ens So Far And Yet So Close: Frontier Cattle Ranching in Western Prairie Canada and the Northern Territory of Australia . By Warren M. Elofson . Calgary : University of Calgary Press , 2015 . 330 pp., $34.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-1-55238-798-6 . © 2017 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (4): 462–477.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Warren Elofson Abstract Many of the men who headed west to establish the open range ranching system on the northern Great Plains in the late nineteenth century failed to grasp the enormous challenge that faced them. Attempting to produce quality live-stock for local and eastern markets, they found...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Bill Waiser Cowboys, Gentlemen, and Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Frontier . Warren M. Elofson . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 Book Reviews / 125 Cowboys, Gentlemen, and Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Fron? tier. By Warren M. Elofson. Montreal...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (4): 490–491.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Laurie Winn Carlson Frontier Cattle Ranching in the Land and Times of Charlie Russell . Warren M. Elofson . Copyright 2006 Agricultural History Society 2006 490 / AgriculturaHl istory FrontierCattleRanchingin the Land and Timesof CharlieRussell.By WarrenM.Elofson.Seattle:Universityof...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 143–168.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Warren Elofson Abstract This essay focuses on grasslands management techniques on the cattle ranches in the foothills of southern Alberta during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Contrary to opinions recently expressed by some scholars, it provides substantial evidence...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 264–266.
Published: 01 April 2017
... of Australia, a region more environmentally suited to the Texas system, failed even more quickly than their western Canadian counterparts. To explain this, Elofson argues that the outback frontier presented insurmountable problems for ranchers in the early years (39). These included high costs...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 261–263.
Published: 01 April 2017
... allows us to imagine a new and wider politics of nature, development, and well-being (370). André Magnan University of Regina So Far And Yet So Close: Frontier Cattle Ranching in Western Prairie Canada and the Northern Territory of Australia. By Warren M. Elofson. Calgary: University of Calgary Press...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (2): 147–174.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Warren Elofson Abstract This paper compares the levels of violence and law breaking on the cattle frontiers of the northern Great Plains of North America and the Northern Territory of Australia during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It argues that various conditions peculiar...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (2): 260–262.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Warren Elofson Your Affectionate Brother, Francis Ogley Thompson: A Yorkshire Emigrant’s Letters from Canada and the USA, 1857-1864 . Hazel Moffat . Copyright 2006 Agricultural History Society 2006 260 / Agricultural History ment in chapter five. The strongest sections of the book...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 127–128.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Warren Elofson Black Earth and Ivory Tower: New American Essays from Farm and Classroom . Zachary Michael Jack . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 2008 BookReviews ingly alarmed by rights abridged by Republicans in Indiana and Washing ton, and the war proved incredibly...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 126–127.
Published: 01 January 2002
..., made possi? ble the successful day-to-day running of the first ranches. In fact, the mate? rial dealing with the life of the cow hand is quite instructive. Elofson also disputes the idea that the Mounties always got their man and suggests that cattle thieving by two-legged predators constituted a major...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (3): 616–617.
Published: 01 July 2002
... on. In the book's most trenchant essay, Warren Elofson blasts the notion that the North-West Mounted Police made Canada a safe haven from the violence and disorder of the United States. By trotting out an impressive catalog of crimes that occurred on the northern side of the international boundary, Elofson...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (3): 614–616.
Published: 01 July 2002
... on. In the book's most trenchant essay, Warren Elofson blasts the notion that the North-West Mounted Police made Canada a safe haven from the violence and disorder of the United States. By trotting out an impressive catalog of crimes that occurred on the northern side of the international boundary, Elofson...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (2): 262–263.
Published: 01 April 2006
... World. Warren Elofson University of Calgary Frontier Texas: History of a Borderland to 1880. By Robert Donald S. Frazier. Abilene,Tex.: State House Press, 2004.272 hardback, ISBN 1-880510-83-9. F. Pace and pp., $19.95, The Texas Frontier's Old West imagery of cowboys, Indians, soldiers, and outlaws...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (4): 527–529.
Published: 01 October 2001
... M. Elofson. He argues on strong primary evidence that in ranch country, the mythically tame West of Canada was rife with crime, guns, and disorder. Other essays here also chew on Breen, but the big bite comes from Terry G. Jordan, who published North American Cattle-Ranching Frontiers in 1993...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 128–130.
Published: 01 January 2008
... about farm lifeand nature this is the book. On the other hand, the reader who wants to learn something tangible about the agrarian predicament in themodern, industrialized world will not findmuch of interest inBlack Earth and Ivory Tower. Warren Elofson University of Calgary A Thousand Pieces...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (4): 584–588.
Published: 01 October 2015
... Barona, Tina Bates, Randal Beeman, Dennis Bray, Anthony Cardoza, Anthony Carlson, Rosa Carrasquillo, Yixin Chen, Peter Coclanis, Benjamin Cohen, Sharon Cook, David Danbom, Francis Danquah, Frank Decker, Thomas S. Dicke, Sara Egge, Warren Elofson, Sterling Evans, Jeff Filipiak, Deborah Fink, Angela Firkus...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (3): 253–280.
Published: 01 July 2005
.... 45 Warren M. Elofson , Cowboys, Gentlemen & Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Frontier (Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2000 ), 99 -133 Fred White to unknown correspondent, Jan. 4,1889, File 43, Vol. 26, Series A-l, RG 18, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (2): 220–254.
Published: 01 April 2006
... Bray, Tom Brooking, Richard Broome, Jane Carruthers, Warren Elofson, Sait Engindeniz, Emil Erjavec, Anu Eskonheimo, Eva Fisch, Heather Goodall, Peter Griggs, Jeanne Hageman, Barbara Hanna, Carlos Hawley, Ineke Justitz, George Kritikos, Doug McCalla, Angus McGillivery, Timo Myllyntaus, Marian Quartly...