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Montana Book Award Honors The Last Stand by Nathaniel Philbrick

On June 25, 1876, General George Armstrong Custer attacked a coalition of Sioux and Cheyenne near the Little Bighorn River in Montana Territory. A day later Custer and 268 of his men lay dead after one of the most famous battles in history. More than 40 books have been written about that bloody day so… Continue reading Montana Book Award Honors The Last Stand by Nathaniel Philbrick

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Montana Book Award Honors Goodbye Wifes and Daughters by Susan Kushner Resnick

Goodbye Wifes and Daughters tells an archetypical story, one that Montanans know all too well. Some men cut corners to maximize profit; others willingly work in dangerous places to support their families, and many men die. It might have been hard rock miners in Butte or asbestos processors in Libby, but Susan Kushner Resnick chose… Continue reading Montana Book Award Honors Goodbye Wifes and Daughters by Susan Kushner Resnick