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Old 05-30-2011, 12:39 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by outlander78 View Post
One genre I have never read is the classic western. I gather they sat alongside pulp and mystery novels for decades, but unlike the other two, I can't find a good way to get into western novels. Can you suggest some good ones, please - either authors or titles to look for? Perhaps even a publisher similar to Hard Case Crime, but for the western genre?

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Andrew
Zane Grey and Louis L'Amour are generally regarded as the masters of the genre.

One book I read lately and hugely enjoyed was 'Log of a Cowboy' by Andy Adams. Adams actually was a cowboy, and writes from experience.
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