64 Redwood Classic. Ralph W. Andrews. A memorial to the magnificent natural redwood Sequoia trees in California, which today number only a fraction of the groves of 125 years ago through outstanding, sometimes even haunting, photographs by Ralph Andrews. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 239 b/w photographs • 174 pp. ISBN: 978-0-88740-049-0 • soft cover • $14.99 Logging Long Ago: Historic Post- card Views. Mary Martin, Edward Thompson & Tina Skinner. Follow the history of logging as it unfolds across the United States, from the virgin forests of the east, to the towering redwoods of the West Coast. Historic photos, many hand tinted, capture the early woods, woodsmen, and logging machines. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 278 color, 63 b/w images • Price Guide • 144 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-2619-6 • soft cover • $19.95 Cut & Run Logging. Mike Monte. Between the 1880s and 1940s, the wooded landscape in the northern Great Lakes region of America was irreversibly and completely changed, along with the society and ecology. Meet the lumber- jacks, river pigs, and railroad loggers. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 168 b/w photos 128 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-1529-9 soft cover • $19.99 Aerial Firefighting. Wolfgang Jendsch. The aircraft used around the globe to fight forest and open-range fires are presented here in over 400 color photos, many showing them in action. Includes airtankers, firefighting helicopters, transports, and direction and command planes. The text provides tactical descriptions of actions taken in the field. Size: 9" x 12" • 415 color photos • 352 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3068-1 • hard cover • $39.99 MINING Mine to Mill: History of the Great Lakes Iron Trade. Phillip J. Stager. The history of the iron ore trade on the Great Lakes, from 1900 to 1980, is perhaps best related in visual form. Historians and enthusiasts alike can now learn about this important part of our country's industrial heritage through the medium of the picture postcard. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 321 color photos • 128 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-4767-2 • hard cover • $29.99 Mine to Mill: History of the Great Lakes Iron Trade: From Sault Ste. Marie to the Lower Lake Ports. Phillip J. Stager. Book one ended at the international locks at Sault Ste. Marie; this picks up at the Soo and proceeds to the Lower Lake ports on Lakes Erie and Michigan. Explore the wide variety of shore-based machinery. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 323 color photos • 128 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-4901-0 • hard cover • $29.99 This Was Mining in theWest. DavidW.Pearson. The real lives of the brave ‘49ers of the California Gold Rush are exposed and followed through the expansion of mining to other states and to silver, and copper. Significant mines in eleven western states are discussed, including their dates of operation and production records. Mining stock certificates,currency,andnewspapers from theday are also shown, along with antique mining tools. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 225 photos • 166 pp. ISBN: 0-88740-933-4 • soft cover • $24.95 Antique Mining Equipment & Collectibles . David W. Pearson & Ron Bommarito. Mining’s fascinating and dangerous nature is reflected in the text and over 450 color photographs of specialized tools and artifacts. Thirty catego- ries, from advertising and assay equipment to surveying equipment and tokens, chronicle old mining methods. This is an important and valuable reference for all concerned. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 459 color prints Price Guide • 160 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1495-5 • soft cover • $29.95 MUSIC & MUSICIANS Paul Yandell, Second to the Best: A Sideman’s Chronicle Norm Van Maastricht. The life story of gui- tarist PaulYandell,a sideman or“second,” is recounted through interviews and blog posts of the late musician and his family. Learn how a humble Kentucky farm boy rose to play with two legendary performers in country music’s golden era of the ‘50s and ‘60s. Size: 6" x 9" • 60 color and B/W photos • 288pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-5048-1 • hard cover • $24.99 Unstrung Heroes: Fifty Guitar Greats You Should Know. PeteBraidis.Theremaybeplenty of books on guitar players, but there are very few, if any, that delve into the guitar players who have been somewhat "under the radar" through the years. This book gives exposure and long-overdue attention to 50 players who have certainly received some accolades in their careers but yet still remain outside of the mainstream. Size: 7" x 10" • 50 images • 304 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-5088-7 • hard cover • $34.99 Blues Hands. Joseph A. Rosen. Through capti- vating images of hands of blues musicians, this book conveys the strength, beauty, diversity, depth and power of the Blues, the root of all American music. Includes noted music person- alities, from B.B. King and Buddy Guy to James Brown and Gary Clark, Jr. Size: 9 1/8" x 8 1/8" • 88 photos • 128 pp. ISBN:978-0-7643-4963-8•hardcover•$29.99 The Early Years of Rhythm & Blues. Alan Govenar. Benny Joseph made his living as a professional photographer in Houston’s black community. Joseph photographed everything from teen hops to speeches by civil rights leaders Martin Luther King, Jr., and Thurgood Marshall to popular recording artists of the day, including B.B. King, Mahalia Jackson, Buddy Ace, Della Reese and more. Size: 9" x 12" • over 120 photos • 112 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1983-3 • soft cover • $29.95 Ghosts and Ballyhoo: Memoirs of a Failed L.A. MusicJournalist. ThomasWictor.AchronicleofThomas Wictor’s tenyears in theLosAngelesmusic industryand his quest to free himself from the past. Thomas Wictor’s experiences include multiple failures across multiple spectra and an endless series of coincidences that always returned him to the notion that there is a Plan. Written with profane humor and no self-pity, it includes previously unpublished articles, excerpts from interview transcripts, personal correspondence, and photos. Size: 6" x 9" • 59 photos • 272 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4338-4 • soft cover • $19.99 Nashville Steeler: My Life in Country Music. Don Davis, as told to Ruth B. White. This true account of the rise of country music is told by a 1940s’ band musician, Don Davis, who became a music business executive and worked with all the Grand Ole Opry stars. View 100 photographs showing real people, places, and instruments that have become country music legends. Size: 7" x 10" • 100 b/w images • 144 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4279-0 • soft cover • $19.99 A People and Their Music: The Story Behind the Story of Country Music. John Rice Irwin. Meet the Carter family, Jack Jack- son, Bob Douglas, Grandpa Jones, Bashful Brother Oswald, Mac Wiseman, Earl Scruggs, Raymond Fairchild and other greats, and learn their touching personal stories. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 190 b/w photos • 208 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-0942-0 • soft cover • $29.95 Musical Instruments of the South- ern Appalachian Mountains. John Rice Irwin. Brings to life the distinctive “bluegrass” music made for hundreds of years with dulcimers, violins, jew harps, mouth bows, and such from the Appalachian mountain areas. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 132 illus. • 108 pp. ISBN: 978-0-916838-80-5 • soft cover • $14.99 THE OLD WEST No Greater Calling: A Chronological Record of Sacrifice and Heroism During the Western Indian Wars, 1865-1898. Eric S. Johnson. Even as the American Civil War ended, violence continued in the West. Native Americans, pushed ever westward by the encroachment of civilization, fought back, making war upon settlers, the infrastructure, and the economy. This comprehensive book explores the role of the U.S. Army in resolving the issues on the frontier, and lives of over 1,200 men who died in service to their country. Size: 7" x 10" • 300+ b/w images • 400 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4255-4 • hard cover • $39.99 The West That Was . John Eggen. Images taken from the original glass negativesmade in theearly20thcentury, thesephotosgiveanunprecedented look at life on the ranch and trail. Authentic people doing their rugged jobs and living free on the range. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 106 photos 184 pp. • ISBN: 0-88740-330-1 hard cover • $29.95 Cowboys. John Eggen. In 1903, Frank Sherman photographed a cat- tle roundup, including a surprise visit from President Theodore Roosevelt, to make postcards for his souvenir shop in Colorado Springs. Here are his images preserved on glass negatives all these years later. Enjoy authentic views of the cowboys. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 100 photos 128 pp. • ISBN: 0-88740-436-7 • soft cover • $19.95 Harvey Caplin’s Real Cowboys & the Old West. Abbie Caplin. Photog- rapher Harvey Caplin recorded ranch life in the American West from the 1940s to the 1980s, capturing magnificent landscapes and picturesque people. See 173 of his beautiful images and revel at the grandeur of the land and drama of its life. Size: 11 3/4" x 9" • 173 b/w photos 176 pp • ISBN: 978-0-7643-3434-4 • hard cover • $39.99 Pawnee Bill’s Historic Wild West: A Photo Documentary of the 1901- 1905 Show Tours. Allen Farnum. Amazing images taken on tour by cowboy/amateur photographer Harry Bock.OffersWestern,historical,and tent show buffs a visual look back in time. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 155 photos Index•128pp.• ISBN:0-88740-437-5 soft cover $19.95 LOGGING • MINING • MUSIC & MUSICIANS • THE OLD WEST