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James Conaway on "The Kingdom in the Country"

Conway's 1987 book looks at the wide expanse of public lands in the West and how the myths of the west - cowboys, gunslingers, gold miners - are enduring. (Rebroadcast)


Other segments from the episode on April 14, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 14, 1995: Interview with Wallace Stegner; Interview with Harry Carey, Jr.; Interview with James Conaway; Commentary on Carl Perkins.


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