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 Amazon.com 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 Amazon.com and/or eBay to help you locate the books and buy them.
One of my favorite books about life in the Old West would be ... take a look and see! Read more from >
Time-Life Books makes history come to life with the charm, magic of "The Old West" series. Read more from >
Wyatt Earp, like most public figures of the Old West, sort of created himself as he went along. Read more from >
Phyllis Flanders Dorset book rich treasure of Colorado mining, prospecting history. Read more from >
Mark Twain shared fun, adventures in Old West. Read more from >
Short but outstanding book highlights important Cheyenne leaders. Read more from >