Life in the Old West

True stories, tall tales, memorabilia of the American West

Western Books

Learn more about the Old West – fact and fiction. You’ll find a world of information about life in the Old West found in nonfiction narratives, memoirs of people who lived through the places and events that shaped the West, and even some good Western fiction by some mighty fine writers. Many of the books about the Old West are available at bargain prices online at such merchants as and eBay.  Click on any of the links below to get to specific articles and book reviews in the “Western Books” category of our website. As you read through articles about Western books and writings, you’ll find many convenient links to and/or eBay to help you locate the books and buy them.

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