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All articles available in Fall 2015 RANGE magazine.


New Book!
"Reflections of the West: Cowboy painters and poets" Plenty of drama. Pathos. Gorgeous paintings. This beautiful hardback is the sequel to Wrangler- and Will Rogers Gold Medallion-winning "Brushstrokes & Balladeers: Painters and poets of the American West." Order today!
Two-For-One Special! The Painter/Poet Pair! "Reflections" (reg. $43) plus "Brushstrokes" (reg. $42) only $43 for both! Order today!

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Man-Made Drought
A guide to California's water wars.
By Rep. Devin Nunes


PHOTO © TOM STACK/TOM STACK & ASSOCIATES

 

A Fowl Mess
Like the spotted owl, you will love sage grouse.
By Dave Skinner


PHOTO © MARION DICKINSON

Outback Roundup
2015 photo contest merit winners.
By great western photographers.


PHOTO © MARK HAYWARD

 

Eight Miles From the Line
Ranching in Arizona's borderlands.
By Leo W. Banks


Dear Clueless
Letter to the urbans.
By Lee Pitts

Racing to Tyranny
Climate change is a Trojan horse.
By Michael S. Coffman, Ph.D.
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PHOTO COURTESY UNITED NATIONS

 

Sheep Camp Realism
Build it and they will come.
By Hank Vogler
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PHOTO © MICHAEL EDMINSTER
Hans-n-Harry's Garden of Astroturf
Stroke of the pen, law of the land, kinda (not) cool.
By Dave Skinner
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ILLUSTRATION © JOHN BARDWELL

 

Creativity Required
See the world, don't just look at it.
By Barry Perryman, Ph.D.
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Up Front
Looking for Madison.
By C.J. Hadley

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Letters
Opinion from America's outback.

PHOTO © CYNTHIA BAULDAUF

 

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Western Art by J.N. Swanson

Own Your Own J.N. Swanson Limited Edition
and help the Range Conservation Foundation

An original oil painting from J.N. Swanson (1927-2014) is hard to come by. Jack just didn't turn out that many. However, high-quality signed prints, such as these, are a great value for anyone to collect—and help a very good cause. Only 125 of each image were produced and all are signed and numbered by the artist. One hundred percent of the proceeds from print sales go to the Range Conservation Foundation, which is dedicated to intelligent use of natural resources.

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"The Life & Times of a Western Artist"

 

This beautiful case-bound edition is 13"x10",
240 pages, hardback, in full color.
Fine reproductions of J.N. Swanson's
favorite paintings plus autobiographical
sketches and family photos makes this
a personal visit with an exceptional man
and artist. Click here for information.

Classic Hardbacks From RANGE

THE PAINTER/POET PAIR
Two-For-One Special!

Only $43 (retail $85) Click for both!

"Reflections of the West" (retail $43) is packed with gorgeous western art and poetry that will warm your heart. Plenty of drama. All new paintings and poems from 30 artists and 54 poets and the sequel to "B&B." 160 pages, hardback, 9x11" Order "ROW" today!

"Brushstrokes & Balladeers" (retail $42) has been called "stunningly beautiful." "an eclectic masterpiece," and "a brilliant concept flawlessly executed." This book won a Wranger and two Will Rogers Gold Medallions in 2014 for "best poetry book of the year." 144 pages, hardback, 9x11" Order "B&B" today!

HARRY'S DUET
True, raw and real stories of the Old West by a Buffalo Bill bronc twister.
Both books only $35 (retail $74) Click for both!

"The M Bar" and other firsthand stories of the Old West from cowboy Harry Webb. (retail $39) These true tales include special appearances by Teddy Roosevelt, G.S. Garcia, Art Acord, Buffalo Bill Cody and plenty of ornery critters. 120 pages, hardback, 9x11". Order "TMB" today!

"Call of the Cow Country" (retail $35) includes 30 of Harry Webb's eyewitness stories of cowboys, Indians, Buffalo Bill, Will James and other outlaws. 128 pages, hardback, 9x11"Order "CCC" today!

More RANGE Classic Hardbacks!

"Go West: The Risk & The Reward"
The Risk for the explorers and the pioneers. The Reward for the ones tough enough to settle the West. Introduction by award-winning writer Rod Miller. 128 pages, hardback, 9x11".
Order online now!

 

"This Land of the Free:
The pride and purpose
of the American West"
Hardback, 10x8", includes brief history
and 125 gorgeous photos. 112 pages,
hardback, 10x8". Order online now!

"THE ROMANCE AND REALITY OF RANCHING"
Already a classic. Includes 250 pictures. Limited quantity. 160 pages, hardback, 9x11". Order online now!

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News on the Hage case:

Get Back To Me
Yeah, get back to me. I know you will. And when you do, we farmers will stand amused at your little rant.

Australia's Agriculture is much like American Agriculture. Farmers sustain our way of life and help ensure the economic well-being of the nation.
Australian Agriculture: The Greatest Story Never Told

Watch C.J. Hadley on YouTube!
CJ tells of her journey from England...

Grass March
Regulation without representation is tyranny.
The Grass March Cowboy Express was an arduous trip of 2,800 miles on horseback with serious intent.
The Riders.
The Leader. The Muscle. The Last Best Hope.
By Julian Stone
(Summer 2015)

Cows Can Save The World
How easy it is to draw our swords and yet how difficult it is to re-sheath them.
By Allan Savory (Summer 2015)

The Magna Carta
The 800-year road to freedom.
By Michael S. Coffman, Ph.D. (Summer 2015)


The Inmates Are In Charge
Global-warming fanatics contend the sky is falling
despite freezing temperatures and record snowfall.
By Michael S. Coffman, Ph.D. (Spring 2015)

Secret Science
John Beale and an EPA Story of fraud and deceit.
By Michael S. Coffman, Ph.D. (Winter 2015)


EPA Wants It All
Expanding jurisdiction.
By Michael S. Coffman, Ph.D. (Winter 2015)

Patterns of Harassment
Only something funny happened on the way to hanging
Cliven Bundy's scalp on the lodge pole.
By Vin Suprynowicz (Fall 2014)

Onslaught at Gold Butte.
Who owns the West?
Is it all about the tortoise?
The Reid Connection.
More Federal Takings.
Up Front: Bravado from Bunkerville.
BLM Then & Now.


All Special Reports 1998 - 2015

 

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