Great Plains by Ian Frazier

"Great Plains" is a travelogue that takes readers on a journey through the vast expanse of the American Great Plains, exploring its history, geography, and culture. The author travels from North Dakota to Texas, delving into the history of Native Americans, pioneers, and outlaws. The book provides a detailed account of the region, its people, and its significance in shaping the American West, offering a vivid portrait of the landscape and its influence on the country's identity.

The 2205th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 219

Since this book was first published in 1989, there is a penalty of 24.0%. The age adjusted score is 166.44.

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