"Fans will find plenty of familiar names here (Louis L'Amour, Zane Grey, Jack London, Owen Wister), along with Marcia Muller, Loren D. Estleman, and Elmer Kelton to keep things interesting."
A Century Of Great Western Stories ($25.95; Apr.; 384 pp.; 0-312-86986-X): An anthology of 30 western tales from authors spanning the century, nicely organized by editor Jakes (American Dreams, 1998, etc.), whose introduction poses this question: "What Happened to the Western?"
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