"Young readers will get a far more detailed, vivid picture of vaquero life and work from the cowboy classics in his annotated bibliography. (Notes, glossary, index) (Nonfiction. 10-12)"
Logically pointing out that the American cowboy archetype didn't spring up from nowhere, Sandler, author of Cowboys (1994) and other volumes in the superficial, if luxuriously illustrated, "Library of Congress Book" series, looks back over 400 years of cattle tending in North America.
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